Ukrainian delegation at the Eastern Partnership summit was able to solve the political issue of granting Ukraine a visa-free regime with the EU.
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko expressed gratitude to the organizers of the Eastern Partnership Summit in Riga for hospitality and declared support of Ukraine.
Armenia and Belarus refused to condemn the annexation of Crimea in the declaration of the summit in Riga.
EU Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Johannes Hahn said that he expects European Commission’s positive assessment of the progress of the Ukraine and Georgia's Action Plan on visa regime liberalization with the EU.
The participants of the Eastern Partnership summit in Riga will mention Ukrainian conflict and actions of the Russian Federation in the final statement.
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko says that the leaders of EU member states representing the European People's Party agreed on the text of the final declaration of the Eastern Partnership summit.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel said that nobody has the right to block the European integration of the Eastern neighbors of the EU, if they have chosen such path of development.