The government will convince the allies next month to grant Ukraine the status of an EU candidate, the prime minister said.
The government is actively implementing European rules in almost every sector of the economy and public relations. Ukraine’s accession to the EU is a key geopolitical goal for the coming years. For this, Ukraine does not need 15 years. Many European leaders understand this. Just as they understand how much the geopolitical map of Europe and the world has changed after the war unleashed by Russia.
This was stated by Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal at a government meeting on May 24.
“Ukraine can give a lot to a renewed Europe. Food security, energy transition, digitalization, a new promising market, new investment opportunities and, of course, strengthening collective European security, because the Ukrainian army has proved that it is one of the strongest in the world,” he stressed. . is he.
The Prime Minister stressed that the Ukrainian people proved with their own blood that they deserve to be an equal member of the European Union.
“Therefore, we hope and will urge our allies to grant Ukraine the status of a candidate for EU membership as early as next month. This will demonstrate that European countries really respect the values of the struggle for freedom and democracy, which they once acquired in the same way as Ukraine now. Ukraine will become a member of the EU. There is no doubt about that. We are working to do it as soon as possible,” he concluded.
Recall that earlier Shmyhal said that for Russia, Ukraine’s accession to the EU means the final funeral of their imperial ambitions .