Zelensky agreed with European Commissioner priorities of Ukraine-EU cooperation

Source : 112 Ukraine

President of Ukraine met with European Commissioner for Neighborhood and Enlargement Oliver Varhelyi
17:35, 12 February 2020

Press Service of the President of Ukraine

President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky met with European Commissioner for Neighborhood and Enlargement Oliver Varhelyi, who is visiting Ukraine. The press service of the president reports.

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"During the meeting, the interlocutors discussed in detail the cooperation between Ukraine and the European Union and agreed on the cooperation priorities for the current year," the statement reads.

It is noted that among the priorities are the signing of the Agreement on joint aviation space, the beginning of negotiations on the so-called industrial visa-free travel, the deepening of cooperation in the digital sphere, interaction within the framework of the European Green Agreement, the beginning of a systematic update of the annexes to the Association Agreement.

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The parties also discussed progress in implementing systemic reforms in Ukraine, in particular in the context of the implementation of the Association Agreement, and agreed on further support from the EU to ensure the country's economic growth.

In turn, Zelensky noted that Ukraine expects investment support from the European Union and EU member states.

As we reported before, Currently, there are no plans for arranging a meeting of Ukrainian and Russian leaders before the Normandy Format summit; however, there still is such a chance.

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