Finally, at the summit held a year ago, the EU side Charles Michel, President of the European Council, and Ursula von der Leyen, President of the European Commission, Ukraine will be represented by President Volodymyr Zelensky.
At the summit, the latest situation in the work carried out to strengthen Ukraine’s political partnership and economic integration with the EU will be discussed.
At the summit, where the EU’s support for Ukraine’s independence, sovereignty and territorial integrity after Russia’s illegal annexation of Crimea will be confirmed, the results of the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement that entered into force in 2017 and the comprehensive free trade zone implementations will be discussed. .
After the annexation of Ukraine’s Crimea by Russia in 2014, the EU strongly expressed its political support to the Kiev administration and decided to impose sanctions on Russia. The EU’s sanctions, which started in 2014, still continue.
The EU’s support for Ukraine also continues. The EU, which abolished the visa requirement for short visits to Ukrainian citizens in 2017, recently announced 1.2 million euros in financial aid to Ukraine against the economic difficulties caused by the Covid-19 outbreak.
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