Russian aggression means that we have to rewrite the geopolitical map of security and international strategy in Europe, said the Speaker of the Sejm in a conversation with the Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine. Szymon Hołownia assured Ruslan Stefańczuk of support for Ukraine’s aspirations towards integration with the European community.
The Chancellery of the Sejm informed on Thursday about the conversation between the newly elected Speaker of the Sejm Szymon Hołownia with the head of the Ukrainian Parliament, Ruslan Stefanchuk. As it was emphasized, when connecting online, politicians emphasized the importance of cooperation between the Houses in the context of aggression Russia towards our eastern neighbor.
The topics of the video meeting also included building platforms for conversations, including about difficult issues. There was also support from Poland for the aspirations Ukraine to the European Union – noted in the announcement. Ruslan Stefańczuk congratulated Hołownia choice for the function of Marshal of the Sejm and invited him to pay an official visit to Ukraine.
– This is a good sign for cooperation and the development of relations between our countries – emphasized Hołownia, quoted in the release. He declared that he would be happy to take advantage of the invitation “to talk about various issues, including difficult and demanding ones, share experiences and stand shoulder to shoulder in the face of the threat posed by the Russian aggressor.”
– What happened after the shameful aggression of the Russian Federation against Ukraine, i.e. one of the greatest crimes that Ukrainian society has experienced, all the good energy that Ukrainians felt from the Polish nation means that we must continue to support each other: nation by nation, politician by politician, Parliament next to Parliament – said Hołownia.
Hołownia: we need to rewrite the geopolitical map of security
The Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada thanked the Speaker of the Sejm and the Polish nation for their unconditional support on all levels: military, financial and human. He also expressed hope for the continuation of the high level of cooperation between the parliaments of Poland and Ukraine.
Hołownia emphasized that “Russian aggression means that we have to rewrite the geopolitical map of security and international strategy in Europe.” He assured the support of the Sejm and Poland for Ukraine’s aspirations to integrate with the European community and expressed hope that the negotiations would be successful.
– We must have more and more platforms to solve difficult issues, and they will be solved best and most efficiently when we are part of the European community, which is why we will support this process, because Ukraine in Europe is Poland’s raison d’état – emphasized the Marshal of the Sejm.
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