On Monday, September
22, Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk received a delegation of the Alliance of European Conservatives and
Reformists (AECR) headed by Chair
of Subcommittee on Security and Defence Anna Fotyga.
The Head of Ukrainian Government noted the importance of simultaneous
ratification of the Association Agreement in the Verkhovna Rada of
Ukraine and in the European Parliament that had taken place on September 16.
Arseniy Yatsenyuk stressed the European Parliament plays an essential role in the formation of a
common EU position on the protection of sovereignty and territorial integrity
The PM of Ukraine
discussed with the MEPs the prospects of overcoming the Russian aggression in
military, economic and energy areas.
accentuated the need of strict compliance with the sanctions regime imposed against
Russia as an efficient tool to deter the aggressor.