Ukrainian Vice PM Kubiv, EU Commissioner Hahn discuss extension of sanctions against Russia

First Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine, Economic Development and Trade Minister of Ukraine Stepan Kubiv and EU Commissioner for Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn discussed the extension of sanctions against the Russian Federation.

This is reported by the press service of Economic Development Ministry.

"The European Union should continue to demonstrate the unity and solidarity in support of the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine. Now it is important more than ever. The EU’s sanctions remain one of the most effective mechanisms to deter Russian aggression. We look forward to continued support of the EU, including the provision of additional trade preferences for Ukraine," Kubiv said.

In turn, Johannes Hahn assured that the EU fully supported Ukraine's, praising ambitious reforms, which the Government of Ukraine conducted in social, economic and trade fields.


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