The EU prepares immediate economic assistance to Ukraine
The European Union is preparing a plan for immediate economic assistance to Ukraine in cooperation with the IMF and Russia. This press service of the Foreign Ministry of Greece reported of that.
Today, the telephone talks of Vice-Premier, Foreign Minister of Greece Evangelos Venizelos and EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Catherine Ashton were held. Ashton said on cooperation with the European External Action Service, the European Investment Bank and other European institutions to develop a plan of immediate financial support to Ukraine in cooperation with the International Monetary Fund and the Russian Federation.
Also the programme of the visits of representatives of the member States of the European Union in Ukraine «aiming to support the interest of Ukraine to Europe» was discussed.
First, High representative had faced the Ukrainian opposition ultimatum to create a government able to establish control over the situation and unity of the country.