Thursday, March 19, 2009

Victor Yushchenko meets Javier Solana

In Brussels President Victor Yushchenko met with Secretary-General of the Council of the European Union Javier Solana.

At the meeting sides discussed development of Ukraine-EU ties, security issues, fighting economic-financial crisis, energy security, etc.

Separately the President and the Secretary-General dwelled on discussion of March 23 conference on modernization of Ukrainian gas transit system.

Both sides affirmed positive dynamics of political relations between Ukraine and the EU, particularly in the talks on Association Agreement and free trade zone.