Serbia seeks to improve bilateral relations with Ukraine

Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic and his Ukrainian counterpart Pavlo Klimkin met in Belgrade on Tuesday, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced.

The separate bilateral meeting came during the official visit of President of Ukraine Petar Poroshenko to Serbia.

During the meeting, which discussed current bilateral issues and possibilities for improving relations, Dacic expressed his gratitude for Ukraine's principled position on the non-recognition of the unilaterally proclaimed independence of Kosovo.

He invited Klimkin to a bilateral visit to Serbia, which the Ukrainian official accepted - and reciprocated by inviting Dacic to visit Kiev.

After the meeting, the ministers signed an agreement on bilateral extending of the visa-free regime for holders of ordinary travel documents from 30 to 90 days, according to a statement from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

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