During an official visit to the Kingdom of Sweden Minister for Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Leonid Kozhara met with State Secretary to Prime Minister Katarina Areskoug Mascarenhas.
Current agenda of Ukraine-EU relations was discussed at the meeting. Leonid Kozhara confirmed the willingness of Ukraine to continue the European integration course and informed the counterpart about progress made by our country in implementing systemic reforms that will lead to political association and economic integration with the EU. The Minister expressed his hope that the Swedish Government will take a positive decision on signing the Association Agreement between Ukraine and the EU during the Eastern Partnership Summit in Vilnius in November this year.
Some specific issues of further intensification of bilateral political dialogue were also on agenda of the meeting.