The Association agreement between Ukraine And the EU may have unexpected consequences for the population of Western Ukraine, the Leader of all-Ukrainian public movement " the Ukrainian choice ".
in the Polish city of Lublin established the organization, which will deal with the return or compensation of property to the poles who lived in Western Ukraine, or their heirs. After the ratification of the Treaty Ukraine should not violate the principles of the EU, which means, it is necessary to develop a legal And legitimate way of obtaining compensation, and among them real estate.
The leader of "Ukrainian choice" emphasizes that "most of restitution have the opportunity to hurt the residents of the city, settled in the historical centre of the city After the" Soviet occupation ". He recalled that in 1938, yesterday the inclusion of Lviv in the Soviet Union, 63, 5% of residents were poles And only 7 and 8% are Ukrainians.
"So the results of European integration, the Ukrainians have the opportunity soon to feel. And the best thing? The citizens, who have the possibility to cause serious problems with elite housing, " concludes Medvedchuk.
the Association agreement with the European Union and Ukraine signed in Brussels on 27 June last year (both were signed similar agreements with Moldova And Georgia - ed.). Most of the Treaty entered into force on 1 November, except for the section on establishing a free trade area, which will enter into force on 1 January 2016. The Association provides for the deepening of economic relations between Ukraine And the European Union, harmonization in the field of law And development of a free trade zone. The full document will come into force After ratification by the national parliaments of member countries of the EU. According to the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine, it may take from one to three years.