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Arseniy Yatsenyuk arrived to Brussels to participate in the meeting of the EU - Ukraine Association Council
06.12.2015 | 22:04
INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION DEPARTMENT OF THE SECRETARIAT OF THE CMU

Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk has arrived to Brussels, where on December 7 he is scheduled to hold the second meeting of the EU – Ukraine Association Council.

The Prime Minister of Ukraine met with Vice-President of the European Commission for Energy Union Maroš Šefčovič.

The parties discussed reverse gas supplies to Ukraine from the EU and joining efforts to modernize the Ukrainian GTS, as well as the establishment of a new model of contractual relations for the delivery of natural gas to European consumers via the territory of Ukraine.

In his conversation with Maroš Šefčovič, Arseniy Yatsenyuk stressed the importance of avoiding the implementation of projects such as Nord stream-2: "In this project there is no economy, but only politics and blackmail instead."

The Prime Minister of Ukraine is also scheduled to meet with European Commissioner for Digital Economy and Society Günther Oettinger, member of the European Parliament Elmar Brok.

On Monday, 7 December, the Prime Minister of Ukraine will preside over the meeting of the Association Council together with High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy - Vice-President of the European Commission Federica Mogherini.

 

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