The Czech Republic stopped issuing visas for ordinary Russians on February 25, a day after Russia invaded Ukraine. But Russian tourists are still flowing into Europe through Finland.
Slovnaft is owned by Hungary's MOL energy group. "I expect the oil shipments to resume in hours," Sulik said. Slovakia receives practically all its oil through the Druzhba pipeline.
Czech Prime Minister Petr Fiala said in a tweet: The aim of the visit is to express the European Union's unequivocal support for Ukraine and its freedom and independence.
Czech Republic presidential election Day 2: Will pro-Russia, anti-migrant Milos Zeman get second term?
As Zeman voted in Prague, he was targeted by a topless anti-Kremlin protester from the Femen movement who called him "Putin's slut", referring to Russia's president.