Minister for Foreign Affairs of Ukraine, OSCE Chairperson-in-Office Leonid Kozhara met with Deputy Chairman of the National Council of the Slovak Republic Ján Figel'.
The sides discussed the current state and prospects of parliamentary cooperation, stressed on the need to further enhance political dialogue between the Parliaments of Ukraine and the Slovak Republic.
The Ukrainian Foreign Minister informed that the parliamentary group on relations with Slovakia was formed in the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine. In this regard both Ministers called for closer cooperation between "friendship groups" of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine and the National Council of the Slovak Republic.
Ján Figel' assured of the National Council’s support of Ukraine's European integration and expressed hope for a successful signing and ratification of the Association Agreement between Ukraine and the EU.