The acceptance of the historical truth is very important for the building of the good neighborly relations between Ukraine and Poland. Andrzej Duda, the President of Poland claimed this as Polske Radio reported.
Duda claims that Kyiv and Warsaw cannot reach the compromise in the bilateral relations until they are built on the lies and hushing up of the tragic history.
‘This relation cannot be based on lies, blackwash, hushing up and negation of the history, especially the tragic one’, he claimed.
Duda noted that the historical policy in the relations with Ukraine is important for Poland as well as the alliance with Kyiv in the terms of ‘Russian aggression’.
‘Everything is important. The historical policy also important and it is hard to not agree with this because the history and historical memory influence our current views, forming of different institutes and interpersonal relations’, Duda concluded.
As it was reported earlier Poland starts the procedures that do not allow the people who are set against Poland to enter the country, including the supporters of 14th SS-Volunteer Division 'Galicia'. Minister of Foreign Affairs of Poland Witold Waszczykowski. The Foreign Ministry of Ukraine claimed that there are no figures with anti-Polish views in Ukraine’s political environment.
Petro Poroshenko, the President of Ukraine initiated the holding of the meeting of the Consultative Committee of the Presidents of Poland and Ukraine due to the escalation of the strain in relations of both countries on November 8.