The House of Representatives has ratified an agreement with Latvia on the facilitation of mutual trips of residents of border areas.
Now residents of border areas will be able to cross the border on the basis of special permits, which are issued for periods of one to five years. The cost of a license — 20 euros.
This is the second such agreement, ratified in Belarus This year,. A month ago, a similar agreement was signed with Poland. Is also preparing to ratify such an agreement with Lithuania.
In the list of towns covered by the agreement with Latvia include Braslaw, Verhnedvinsk, Miori, settlement Vidzy.