Poroshenko and Juncker discussed the ways of Ukraine’s integration into the EU energy

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Vitvitskiy in Photobacterium of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko before the Congress of the European people’s party in Brussels. 24 Nov 2017Poroshenko and Juncker discussed the ways of Ukraine’s integration into the EU energy© RIA Novosti / Alexei Vitvitskiy the image Bank

The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko in Brussels met with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, the parties discussed the ways of Ukraine’s integration into the overall digital and energy markets in the EU, reported the press service of the head of state.

Poroshenko met with Juncker during the visit to Brussels for the summit of «Eastern partnership».

«The parties discussed ways of realization of initiatives of the Ukrainian President on Ukraine’s integration into the overall digital and energy markets in the EU», — stated in the message.

According to the press service, Poroshenko and Juncker also discussed the state of implementation of the agenda of reforms in Ukraine, the implementation of the agreement on Association of Ukraine with the EU, ways of optimization of financial assistance for Ukraine from the EU and prospects for the new financial package.

Another topic was the preparation of the European investment conference on EU assistance to Ukraine, which is scheduled for 2018, said the press service.

Kiev has long sought the granting Ukraine the prospect of EU membership. The Ukrainian side insisted on the inclusion of this remark in the Association agreement, but this did not happen. Ukraine’s leadership has always declared that the policy of European and Euro-Atlantic integration is unchanged, and expects that in future the country will become an EU member.

The European Commissioner for neighbourhood policy and enlargement Johannes Hahn said earlier that to talk about Ukraine’s membership in the European Union in the coming years is unrealistic, Kiev should focus on the implementation of the Association agreement with the EU.

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