Censor.NET reports citing UNIAN.
According to the former NATO chief, a keen interest taken both by Ukrainian citizens and thousands of officials who have submitted income statements (e-declarations) demonstrates a strong will to fight corruption. He added that Ukraine had taken an important step to break with corruption and ensure transparent and efficient state administration.
The former NATO secretary-general stressed that the income statements filed by the Ukrainian officials were of paramount importance, and the whole of Europe should turn attention to this and applaud this important step.
Rasmussen believes that it is a remarkable system, more advanced than those used in many Western countries.
As reported, Rasmussen was appointed a non-staff adviser to the president of Ukraine in May 2016 and later convened the Friends of Ukraine group.