Draghi meets Zelensky in Kiev: “Italy wants Ukraine to join the European Union”

Draghi meets Zelensky in Kiev: “Italy wants Ukraine to join the European Union”

Draghi meets Zelensky in Kiev:

“The most important message of our visit is that Italy wants Ukraine to join the European Union, and wants Ukraine to have candidate status and will support this position in the next European Council “. Thus the Prime Minister, Mario Draghi, in Kiev, during the press conference after the meeting with the Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky. The Italian prime minister stressed that European integration is “a road that will have to see the profound reforms of Ukrainian society”. However, Draghi reiterated, “the Ukrainian people defend every day the values ​​of democracy and freedom at the basis of the European project, of our project”, and for this reason “we cannot delay, delay this process”. Draghi concluded by speaking of his visit to Irpin, “the place of massacres carried out by the Russian army. These are terrible facts, which deeply disturb us, and which we condemn without hesitation”. & nbsp; FOLLOW LIVE SUBSCRIBE TO THE DAILY NEWSLETTER