Media: At the summit Ukraine-EU may be a scandal

СМИ: На саммите Украина-ЕС может произойти скандал

Kiev can refuse to accept the joint statement following the summit

The adoption of a joint Declaration at the summit was under threat.

The document to be adopted at the summit Ukraine-EU which will take place in Kyiv, is under threat because of the paragraph on the European prospects of the Ukrainian side, Deutsche Welle reported, citing a source in the European Commission.

It is noted that against this formulation categorically Netherlands, they indirectly support Germany and France.

In General, the draft Declaration of this summit covers all the main directions of cooperation of Ukraine with the European Union and there is no objection from either parties.

Except for one sentence in the preamble of the document, which States that the leaders of the member countries of the EU recognized the European aspirations of Ukraine and welcomes its European choice.

The Ukrainian side insists that the proposal has been included in this form. Otherwise, according to the source, Kiev will abandon the adoption of the joint statement.

As reported Корреспондент.netthe adoption of the joint statement at the summit Ukraine-EU was under threat. It turned out that the Netherlands strongly opposed the possible fixation in the position on the recognition of the European aspirations of Ukraine.

We will remind, on 12 and 13 July in Kiev passes the summit Ukraine-EU. The European Union at the summit will be represented by European Council President Donald Tusk, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and EU high representative for foreign Affairs and security policy Mogherini.

The Ukrainian side at the summit will be headed by President Petro Poroshenko.

Source: the Ukrainian service of Deutsche Welle