The Ukrainian Government starts a series of consultations on implementation of the Association Agreement with the European Union. The First Vice Prime Minister Serhiy Arbuzov stated on the outcomes of a meeting with European Commissioner for Enlargement and European Neighborhood Policy Štefan Füle in Brussels
Now we must do our best so that Ukraine wouldn’t be lost for Europe and the European way wouldn’t be lost for Ukraine. That’s why we are here – to overcome the crisis and prepare signing. Today we are resuming preparing to signing the Association – we start a series of consultations on implementation of it,” he said.
In this connection SerhiyArbuzov noted aiming to ensure clear understanding concerning how Ukraine will be realizing the Agreement a certain document may be prepared – a kind of roadmap.
According to him, the principles of the mentioned document are transparency of assessment and statistics in the context of signing.
Besides, the First Vice Prime Minister noted, speaking about financial cooperation with the EU the Ukrainian Government means not “compensations”, but investments into modernization of Ukraine.