First of September, Ukraine-EU Association Agreement entered into force
On the Knowledge Day, September 1, Ukraine celebrates another important event – entry into force of the Ukraine-EU Association Agreement, which is the first and an extremely important step in the return of our country to the European family. It was stated by President Petro Poroshenko in Kharkiv.
He also stressed that Ukraine demonstrated its solidarity with the EU and in its turn, the EU demonstrated unity towards Ukraine.
Petro Poroshenko accentuated the importance of the implementation of 144 reforms that allowed our citizens to receive the visa-free regime with the EU countries. “The EU’s authoritative assessment mission has rated Ukraine 12 points. All requirements were met flawlessly,” the Head of State said.