European Council endorses the formation of the Ant-Crisis coalition.
Victor Yushchenko and Javier Solana, Secretary General of the EU Council and High Representative for the Common Foreign and Security Policy express appreciation that Ukraine has been able to resolve its pending political crisis in a civilized and democratic manner. Ukraine was facing a major political and constitution crisis as time began to run out for the formation of a governing coalition. Our Ukraine continued to undermine and delay the formation of an “Orange” governing coalition eventually leading to the decision of Olexander Moroz to abandon further negotiations with our Ukraine and support the formation of an anti-crisis coalition lead by Viktor Yanukovich
European council appreciated formation of the new government in Ukraine
(for-Ua.com) August 8, 2006
Victor Yushchenko and Javier Solana, Secretary General of the EU Council and High Representative for the Common Foreign and Security Policy, discussed the successful settlement of last months parliamentary crisis, which resulted in the signing of the National Unity Pact.
Mr. Solana assured the President that Europe appreciated such a civilized mechanism to resolve crises. He congratulated the head of state on the formation of Ukraine’s cabinet, Yushchenko’s press office reported.
Yushchenko and Solana also spoke about Ukraines integration with the EU. The President reiterated our country would not change its foreign policy, having added that this course was stated in the National Unity Pact. He said the new government and parliament would both work to achieve this strategic goal.