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 Mogherini: We congratulate Ukrainian people and continue supporting Ukraine's territorial integrity

European Union congratulates Ukraine on its Independence Day and declares its further support.

This was stated by Catherine Ray, the Spokesperson of High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini, Censor.NET reports citing UNIAN. She congratulated the Ukrainians and expressed further support of the territorial integrity of Ukraine and the efforts in implementing reforms, which are the best way to strengthen the country facing challenges.

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Ray recalled that the President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker would meet with the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko this week to discuss the issues. When asked about how the Ukrainian party fulfills its commitments under the Minsk agreements, Catherine Ray said that the EU fully supports the Minsk agreements and their execution. She added that the EU had seen the previous week's escalation of violence (by terrorists) and condemned it, calling for implementation of the agreements in full.
 
 
 
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