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 Tusk: “We did what we could to help save Association Agreement with Ukraine”

The EU Summit participants have made every effort for the Netherlands to ratify the Association Agreement with Ukraine.

As reported by Censor.NET referring to Gordon, President of the European Council Donald Tusk said at a press conference in Brussels.

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"We did what we could to help save the Association Agreement, which has already been ratified by 27 member states and the European Parliament. We have adopted the legally binding decision of the leaders to facilitate the ratification in the Netherlands. This decision addresses all the concerns expressed by the Dutch voters earlier this year," Tusk told a press conference.

"Now, the responsibility lies with the Netherlands," the European Council president added.

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According to him, the ratification is important not only for Ukraine but also for Europe's geopolitical standing and credibility.
   
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