Turkey imposes visas for Russian journalists

Turkey has decided to introduce a visa regime for Russian journalists starting February 15

Turkey imposes visas for Russian journalists

World Bulletin / News Desk

Russian media sector workers are going to be required special journalist visas to enter Turkey starting February 15, Russian service of BBC reported Wednesday. 

As Turkey's embassy in Moscow explained, Turkish journalists obtain same kind of visas to be able to work in Russia. 

Apparently, visas are also to be needed by the reporters who travel to Turkey for short-term working trips, that is for less than six months.

Since January 1 Moscow has suspended visa-free travel to Russia for Turkish citizens. 

Güncelleme Tarihi: 03 Şubat 2016, 17:03