To allow Putin to visit Russia on e-visa

Russian President Vladimir Putin signed the law on introduction of a universal single electronic single entry visa for entry to Russia. The document published on the official portal of legal information.

This visa will be introduced from 1 January 2021 for short-term stay of foreigners in Russia tourist, business, guest, and humanitarian purposes.

Visa will be issued for a period up to 60 days with the permitted duration of stay in Russia up to 16 days.