Polish promises priority to Ukrainian issues during OSCE presidency

Source : 112 Ukraine

The second important issue during the presidency is getting out of the coronavirus pandemic
09:20, 4 January 2022

The Ukrainian issues will dominate during the annual presidency at the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE), as Polskie Radio reported citing Polish Deputy Foreign Minister Marcin Przydacz.

He expressed hope that Russia would be willing to negotiate not only on the conflict in Donbas but also on the topic of the annexation of Crimea.

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He also mentioned the economic difficulties of getting out of the crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic. In particular, he said that market instability, especially in the energy markets, affects the issue of security.

Besides, the priority of the Polish OSCE chairmanship is called the strengthening of countries after the pandemic coronavirus.

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Poland began its one-year presidency of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe on January 1. Officially, Polish Foreign Minister Zbigniew Rau has been in charge of the organization since the new year. Poland is chairing the OSCE for the second time. For the first time, it was in 1998.

The OSCE consists of 57 member states. Among the members of the organization are the U.S., Canada, Russia, and the Central Asian states.

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