"There exists a notion of strategic partners in international
relations. I think that in our bilateral relations with Poland it is necessary
to introduce a new category of international relations which is strategic
friends", stressed Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk following
his meeting with Prime Minister of Poland Ewa Kopacz in Warsaw.
"Poland is the country with similar views. Poland is an example of
reforms for us. You have proved by experience that if one embarks on reforms,
goes through trials – and at the first stage, supposedly these reforms were perceived
with scepticism , but they yielded results - it is
possible to become a member of the European Union. You've demonstrated that."
Moreover, the Head of Government of Ukraine stressed, except that, Poland
had become a member of the EU, "for the last 8 years it has managed to
join a team of core drivers of economic development in the European
Union": "It is the achievement of Poland, the Poles and Polish
Arseniy Yatsenyuk emphasized that for Ukraine "the views and stance of
Poland regarding Ukraine in communication with the countries-members of the
European Union are of topmost importance": "We ask more of Poland in
the Ukrainian issue. As we are well aware, hardly anybody in the world
understands us the way you do".
was reported, Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk is on a working visit
to Warsaw. Today his meeting with President of the Republic of Poland Andrzej Duda is scheduled.