Belarus may extend visa-free stay up to 10 days in summer 2018

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Belarus may extend visa-free stay up to 10 days in summer 2018

The term of visa-free entry to Belarus through National Airport Minsk can increase to 10 days already in the summer of 2018, said Deputy Prime Minister Anatoly Kalinin.

"As for visa-free travels, today we have 10 days in Brest, Grodno and 5 days [if tourists enter] through the National Airport. There is an instruction for the Foreign Ministry. Maybe the visa-free stay will be increased to 10 days in July-August 2018 if you enter Belarus through the National Airport," said the official.

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Kalinin instructed the National Airport Minsk and Belavia Airlines to create the necessary conditions for the guests.

The five-day visa-free entry to Belarus for foreign tourists began operating in Belarus in February 2017. From January 1, 2018, the term of visa-free stay of foreign citizens in certain areas of Brest and Grodno regions was extended to 10 days.