Gerashchenko: the European Union is losing the trust of the Ukrainian society

Геращенко: Европейский союз теряет доверие украинского общества

Irina Gerashchenko

Tightening the European Union granting Ukraine a visa-free regime has led to the fact that the EU started to lose the trust of the Ukrainian society.

This broadcast “5 channel” said first Deputy speaker of the Verkhovna Rada Iryna Gerashchenko, the press service of “Block of Petro Poroshenko”.

“It’s obvious to me that this whole story (concerning a visa-free regime) has resulted in the fact that the European Union is losing the trust of the Ukrainian society. And this is very serious”, – quoted the press service of the airline.

The Deputy speaker of the Verkhovna Rada stressed the importance of “in the Ukrainian society understand the entire story regarding the visa-free regime is not tied to some Ukrainian zradoyu”. “We all did in this matter. But, unfortunately, we are faced with the position where the European side is itself not very smart, unnecessarily tying visa-free regime to the so-called “special mechanism” to delay the introduction of a visa-free regime for us”, – said Gerashchenko.

Recall that the European Parliament postpone the vote on granting Ukraine a visa-free regime is April 2017, explained the mistake.

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