On Friday, September 12, the Prime Minister Arseniy
Yatsenyuk received Vice Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs
of the Republic of Slovakia Miroslav Lajčák.
The Head of Government evaluated the efforts of the Slovak
Government to support Ukraine in overcoming security and energy challenges.
Arseniy Yatsenyuk expressed concern in connection with reducing
by Russia of gas supplies to certain EU countries, including Slovakia.
"The goal of the Russian Gazprom is to force the
countries being Ukraine's neighbours to cease reverse gas supplies to
Ukraine", - said the Prime Minister of Ukraine.
“At this difficult time it is vital to demonstrate unity and
solidarity of the European Union,” he noted.
The Prime Minister of Ukraine discussed with Miroslav Lajčák
issues of economic stabilization. Arseniy Yatsenyuk stressed the need to
continue cooperation programs with the international financial institutions and
called on the European Union to prolong supporting the reforms carried out by