On Wednesday, November 4, Prime Minister of
Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk held a meeting with a delegation of the European
Parliament, who arrived in Kyiv to participate in the second meeting of the EU-Ukraine Parliamentary Association Committee.
noted the importance of the support rendered to Ukraine by the EU member states
and stressed that Ukrainian society relies on overall assistance of members of
the European Parliament in the issues of intensifying sanctions against the
Russian Federation and introducing a visa-free travel of citizens of Ukraine in
discussed the political situation in the country, the results of the local
elections, in particular the assessment of international observers of the
election campaign in certain regions of Ukraine. A MEP Anna Maria Corazza Bildt (Group of
the European People's Party (Christian Democrats), Sweden) expressed support and evaluated the efforts of the Government in
carrying out difficult economic reforms.
Co-chair of the EU-Ukraine Parliamentary Association Committee Andrej
Plenković, a Croatian Member of
Parliament noted that,
despite the difficult political situation in Ukraine, all branches of
government should demonstrate consistency in actions and promote stability in
the implementation of the reforms vital for Ukraine's integration into the EU.