The Prime Minister of Ukraine Yulia Tymoshenko states approved during the 13-th sitting of Ukraine-EU Cooperation Council Agenda of Ukraine-EU Association proves the parties are launching cooperation on the basis of a political association. The Head of Government informed on opening a Governmental session today, governmnet portal reported.

“It is just different stage and level of cooperation. The whole team of European Union is inclined to sign the Association Agreement by the end of year,” Yulia Tymoshenko stressed and added the negotiation process in terms of creating a free trade area between Ukraine and the EU is being held successfully.

The Premier also informed that in the course of her visit of Luxembourg an issue of joint cooperation between Ukraine and EU in pumping up natural gas to gas storages of Ukraine had been considered. According to Yulia Tymoshenko, gas due to be pumped into Ukrainian GTS in spring-summer period is necessary for the three sides: for the EU - to be assured its transportation to Europe in autumn-winter period is stable, for Russia which can store excess of its natural gas in Ukraine’s storages and also for Ukraine – to supply Ukrainian consumers and ensure gas shipment to the EU in autumn-winter period.

“On realizing that filling gas storages of Ukraine with gas proves necessary for all the three participants, we are into elaboration of a joint variant of cooperation and joint projects,” Yulia Tymoshenko underlined.


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