The agreement thus solves the problems of third-country nationals crossing the border between Belarus and Russia,» Makei said. Then I leave Russia or Belarus every 3 months and return directly with my other visa. «It will function like the so-called mini-Schengen without the standardization of visa rules,» said the head of the Citizenship and Migration Department Aleksei Started. We have great news for our customers. As soon as the Belarusian and Russian visa recognition agreement enters into force, foreigners will not need two visas to stay in Belarus and Russia. Minsk, 28 years old. October (BelTA) – At the seventh convocation, the House of Representatives of the National Assembly of Belarus ratified the agreement between the Belarusian and Russian governments on the mutual recognition of visas and other matters relating to the entry of foreigners and stateless persons into the territory of the member states of the State of the Union Treaty. BelTA has learned. Deputy Foreign Minister Yevgeny Chestakov added that the agreement will not cover the category of foreigners arriving in Belarus under the visa waiver program. It should resolve the issue of transit of third-country nationals with Russian or Belarusian visas on the territory of both countries. This agreement on the mutual recognition of visas will create legal conditions for the free movement of third-country nationals within the State of the Union with a visa that they obtain in Belarus or Russia.
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