MOSCOW, August 9 /TASS/. An agreement between Russia and El Salvador for cancelling visas for trips, which last up to 90 days, will take effect on August 27, the Russian Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday.
"An agreement between the governments of Russia and El Salvador on conditions of abandoning visa formalities for reciprocal trips by the citizens of Russia and El Salvador is coming into effect on August 27. The document was signed in Guatemala on March 26, 2015," the Russian Foreign Ministry said.
Under the agreement, citizens in both countries who hold valid passports, which give them the right to cross the state border, can enter, exit, travel by transit or stay in the territory of the other country without visas up to 90 days in the course of each 180-day period calculated as of the date of the first entry.
Visas will still be required for a longer stay in the territory of the foreign state as well as for commercial and business activities.