Bahrain, Oman, Saudi Arabia may become visa-free for Russians
Deputy Foreign Minister of the Russian Federation Yevgeny Ivanov said that visa-free agreements are being prepared with Mexico and Malaysia, as well as with some Caribbean island states (the Commonwealth of the Bahamas, Barbados, the Republic of Haiti, Trinidad and Tobago, and Saint Lucia).
Visa-free arrangements are being worked out with Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Saudi Arabia and Zambia. Evgeny Ivanov added that increase in period of visa-free stay of Russians from 14 to 30 days in Hong Kong is being agreed.
Ivanov recalled that at the moment citizens of more than 60 foreign countries can enter the territory of Russia on general passports under a visa-free regime.