December 15 in the framework of the working visit to Brussels Prime Minister of
Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk met with Donald Tusk. This is the first meeting of
Arseniy Yatsenyuk with the newly appointed President of the European Council.
The PM of
Ukraine informed Donald Tusk about the efforts taken by the Cabinet of
Ministers of Ukraine to stabilize the financial-economic situation within the
country and about the priority reforms being carried out by the new Government.
attention during the meeting was paid to the situation in the East of Ukraine
and counteraction to the Russian aggression.
welcomed the start of the process of implementation of the Association
Agreement between Ukraine and the EU as a core tool to achieve the European
future for Ukraine.
reported, through 15-16 December the Ukrainian delegation headed by the Prime
Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk is staying on a working visit to Brussels
to participate in the inaugural meeting of the Association Council between Ukraine
and the European Union. The event concerns issues of joint counteraction
to the Russian aggression in the East of Ukraine and illegal annexation of
Crimea, support by the European Union of a reform program for the Ukrainian
Government and execution of the Association Agreement with the EU, a progress
in implementation by Ukraine of the conditions to introduce a free visa regime
with the EU and energy security as well.