Ukraine declared its willingness to negotiate with the Russian government, but first Russian partners should withdraw its troops from the Crimea.
According to the correspondent of UNIAN, the Prime Minister of Ukraine Yatsenyuk said about it at a press conference dedicated to the results of his visit to Brussels on the summit of EU leaders on the 6th of March.
«There are a lot of signals but no decisions. We clearly declared our willingness to negotiate with the Russian government, but for that our Russian neighbors who should become our partners, firstly, should withdraw its troops, and secondly, to carry out bilateral and multilateral commitments that Russia has signed. Third, stop supporting separatists and terrorists who are on the territory of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea. Fourth – Worldwide declare that, yes, Ukraine and Russia began to build a new type of relationship, “- said Yatsenyuk.
According to him, the Ukrainian government clearly declares: «We are ready to rebuild relations with the Russian Federation.” At the same time, for all we will never be neither subordinate of Russia nor the Russian branch on the territory of Ukraine. That what Russian leadership should understand, “- said Yatsenyuk.