wsj.com/amp/articles/ukraine-becomes-an-official-eu-membership-candidate-11656009059
EU leaders agree to make Ukraine an official candidate to join the bloc. The decision was agreed to by EU leaders at a summit in Brussels. It fulfills one of Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky’s biggest requests of European countries. It is the first step in long, uncertain path to EU membership.

The decision was agreed to by EU leaders at a summit in Brussels. It fulfills one of Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky’s biggest requests of European countries. It also is intended to send a resounding message of support for Kyiv to the Kremlin.

EU leaders make Moldova an official candidate to join the bloc. It also is intended to send a message of support for Kyiv to the Kremlin. The move is a “unique and historical’ moment for Ukraine’s ties with the bloc, an EU official says.

The European Commission recommended offering both countries so-called candidate status. Backing from Germany, France and Italy for the move, announced when the leaders of those countries visited Kyiv last week. The offer is only the first step of a long and uncertain accession bid for Ukraine and Moldova.
Posted by AL alphaman
Tap to copy the Short Url to this post:
bto.sh/3itcynse 
One-Stop Business News. Free to Use →