Vienna supports the right of Ukraine and Belarus on cooperation with Evrosousom and Eastern neighbours, said on the first day of the week in Minsk, the Federal Minister for Europe, integration and foreign Affairs of Austria Sebastian Kurz.
"Austria comes for a policy of engagement, not the opposition," said Kurtz correspondents. He explained, because It concerns Ukraine: Vienna maintains close interaction of Kiev with the EU, and at the same time maintains that " Kiev actively developed contacts with the nearest Eastern neighbours ".
"This is true for Belarus, which has developed a close partnership with Russia, participates in the Eurasian economic Union, but is actively working on other foreign policy fronts," continued the Minister.
He said that in politics returns the block mentality.
"We have to work hard to block thinking has become a part of history," said Kurz.
He also supported the policy of Belarus on the issue of settlement of the Ukrainian fall, called for further development of Belarusian-Austrian trade and economic relations." considering the active contacts in the economy, We are interested to develop their politics. We want to isolate themselves, and move towards each other, " added Kurtz.