Ukraine welcomes the EU’s readiness to join the reconstruction of the liberated territories of Donetsk and Lugansk regions. The statement was published by President Petro Poroshenko on the page in Facebook.
“The Summit Ukraine-EU, we have agreed to launch my initiative on “patronage” of the concerned member States of the EU over the individual cities and districts of those territories to implement projects targeting the rehabilitation of infrastructure, economic development, the normal functioning of communities,” wrote the head of state.
We will remind, the summit Ukraine-EU was held in Brussels on 9 July. In a joint statement following the event stated that the EU condemns the aggression of the Russian Federation and urges Moscow to release Ukrainian political prisoners.