Region: European Parliament to Vote on Draft Resolution on Ukraine Today
The European Parliament (EP) has posted on its official Web site a draft resolution on Ukraine, which will be voted on Nov. 25.
According to the document, the European Parliament emphasizes that, pursuant to Article 49 of the Treaty on European Union, Ukraine may apply for EU membership like any European state that adheres to the principles of freedom, democracy, respect for human rights and fundamental freedoms and the rule of law.
The parliament stresses that Ukraine has a European perspective and strong historical, cultural and economic links to the European Union and that it is one of the EU’s key partners in its Eastern neighbourhood, exerting a significant influence on the security, stability and prosperity of the whole continent…
Read more at the Kyiv Post.