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Schengen Agreement

an extension of the policy of the EUROPEAN UNION on free movement of persons whereby the governments of Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg, Germany and France agreed to eliminate (as at 1 January 1993) all border controls against persons.
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According to their report, Jan Kavan and Zdenycentsk Zbytek from the Czech-Slovak-Iranian Chamber of Commerce issued recommendations to the visa beneficiaries, who were soon granted with Schengen visas by the Czech embassy in Tehran, with the ambassador pushing the consular service of the embassy to process their applications with priority.
The release of the report comes as Bahrain seeks to exempt its citizens from the mandatory Schengen visa.
To this day, the only one Schengen embassy in Liberia which collects and processes Schengen visa applications is the Swedish embassy.
During 2017, 6,855 Jordan residents applied for a Schengen visa at this embassy.
In a statement on its Twitter account on Wednesday, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said, 'H E Alawi discussed a number of topics, including the lifting of Schengen visa procedure for Omanis and issues of common interest at the regional and international levels and exchanged views on them.'
Their amendment seeks to harmonise Slovak legislation with the laws of the European Union.The current law on the stay of foreigners stipulates that a Schengen visa is granted by a diplomatic mission or consular office of Slovakia located abroad, after a previous stance of the Interior Ministry.
The official statistics showed that 172,371 applications were submitted in Egypt for a uniform visa in 2017, down from 189,327 Schengen visa applications in 2016.
During immigration clearance Schengen visa stickers (Poland pasted on page 19) was found fake.
The accused passenger was deported from Italy due to fake Schengen visa sticker.
France, as a co-chair of the OSCE Minsk Group, should take the necessary steps to prevent the entry of representatives of illegal regime, created in the occupied Azerbaijani territories, into its territory with Armenia's diplomatic passports, as these visits violate the Schengen visa rules, Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry's Spokesman Hikmat Hajiyev told Trend.
The European Parliament voted for "access" of Bulgaria and Romania to the Schengen visa information system.
The Dubai-based company that promotes itself as a Schengen visa specialist is allegedly duping people by guaranteeing them a visa, even if they do not meet eligibility criteria.