Ukraine corruption and Russian aggression both on table at EU summit

Ukraine corruption and Russian aggression both on table at EU summit
 

Conflicting objectives are likely to trouble a top-level meeting between Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko and senior EU officials in Brussels.
The summit is supposed to discuss anti-corruption measures demanded by the EU in exchange for visa-free travel.
But Ukraine's foreign minister said the focus must be on Russian aggression and extending economic sanctions.
Kiev is also concerned about Donald Trump's praise of the Russian president during the US presidential campaign.
In 2014, Ukraine's then-President Viktor Yanukovych was forced from power amid corruption allegations.
Days later,... read more

 
24 November 2016 in World News, Views: 49
Source: BBC
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