The foreign Ministers of Germany and France urged Ukrainian politicians to stop infighting and to undertake reforms

The foreign Ministers of Germany and France expect from Kiev remain on the path of reforms.

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Foreign Ministry about the visit of Steinmeier and Eero: it is a signal of support for continuation of reforms

«The political weather in Ukraine is reminiscent of a storm,» said German foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier at a press conference in Kiev following the meeting with Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk, President Petro Poroshenko, the Ministers of Finance, agrarian policy and infrastructure of Ukraine.

The head of the German foreign Ministry said that in Europe with great attention watching the political struggle in Ukraine, which is of concern.

«This fight will have consequences not only for Ukraine itself, but will affect neighboring countries. So Europe is watching Ukraine carefully,» he said.

He warned against the stop political and economic reforms in the country, Recalling the support that Germany and France have Ukraine. According to Steinmeier, Berlin is ready to provide advice to Kiev to continue cooperation with the International monetary Fund. In response, Berlin and Paris are expecting from Kiev «policies that will not tolerate corruption and will fight it.»

German Minister «is not clear», when it may appear oriented on the reforms the most and whether it can occur at all.

«German-French message in this situation is clear: the expectation and requirement of all responsible politicians — not to lose more time, stop the political battles and focus on the resolute implementation of the reform program in order to promote the independent and free Ukraine», — quotes the Minister of foreign Affairs of the Federal Republic of Germany.

In turn, Minister of foreign Affairs of France Jean-Marc Ayrault said that Ukraine and Europe need the government in Kiev, which will resolutely carry out reforms.

He called for the transformation of Ukraine into a state where respect for the law, where there is a developed, open and strong economy and created opportunities for the society and realization of the aspirations of the citizens.

«This is the way for the manifestation of devotion to the spirit of the Maidan that inspires Ukraine, France and Germany», said Eero.

Recall, Steinmeier and Eero arrived on a joint visit to Ukraine. On 23 February, the Ministers at the press conference stated that a key requirement to Ukraine is now preparing for legislative elections. However, none of the Ministers mentioned the need for changes to the Constitution.

Earlier it was reported that the European participants of the Normandy format departed from the requirements of Ukraine regarding urgent changes to the Constitution regarding the «special status of Donbass», which still sounded from them at every meeting.

The main threat for Ukraine Steinmeier and Ero considered attempts to influence political processes in the country individuals, sosredotochimsya the hands of the economic power. Once again, the Ministers expressed the urgent need for reform of the public administration sector.

Foreign Ministry about the visit of Steinmeier and Eero: it is a signal of support for continuation of reforms

During a visit to Kiev German foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier and foreign Minister of France Jean-Marc Ayrault, Ukraine received a signal of support for continued reforms.

This was stated by Director of policy and communications Ministry of Ukraine , Alexei Makeyev in the air «5 channel».

«The signal that came to the leadership of Ukraine is absolutely clear: in Europe interested in reform continued. Do not expect that sounded any names, placement in the government and Parliament. The message is absolutely clear — France and Germany will continue to support Ukraine in implementing the course of reform,» he said.

Makeev underlined that the visit of the French and German colleagues was also pretty important on the eve of the meeting «channel four» on March 3: it is a clear signal that France and Germany remain active players in the Channel format.

«For us it is absolute evidence that we coordinate our approaches. Germany and France came to help Ukraine find a solution to the conflict, primarily to influence the Russian Federation. The three of us speak the same language and agree our positions before an important meeting,» stressed the Director of the Department of the foreign Ministry.




The foreign Ministers of Germany and France urged Ukrainian politicians to stop infighting and to undertake reforms 24.02.2016

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