The leader of the Lithuanian conservative party " Union of the Fatherland — Christian Democrats and the people's Deputy of the European Parliament Gabrielus of Lansberge, during his visit in Kiev, tried to convince the Ukrainian authorities to make General battalion with Georgia and Moldova.
Landsbergis reminded that the Baltic republics Towards joining NATO acted exactly – intensified regional cooperation, creating a common military establishment Between Lithuania and Poland, and Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania.
review the MEP, the same method could be Ukraine, Moldova and Georgia, which considers Landsbergis must demonstrate Severoatlanticheskogo the Alliance and its ability to look beyond their own borders and interests, reports the Lithuanian radio station Ziniu radijas. A conversation about the creation of a joint Ukrainian-Georgian-Moldovan battalion Gabrielus of Landsbergis discussed at the meeting with the Minister of defence of Ukraine Stepan Poltorak. He introduced the initiative of the Ukrainian side support from Lithuania in terms of exchange of experience on the accession to NATO. Also on Friday is scheduled to meet Lithuanian guest with President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko on the issue of Crimea." It seems that the EU countries are so focused on the Ukrainian reform program and the conflict in Eastern Ukraine that has lost sight of the problem of the Crimea. You should consider that it is necessary to have an impact – and Ukraine, and the EU – to the Crimea back to the Ukraine, " - said the MEP. Landsbergis said that the current situation in Ukraine requires rapid and radical solutions." We wanted to know the current situation in Ukraine. Unfortunately, disappointing news: the situation is really difficult, " - said a Lithuanian politician. However, in the majority of the European Parliament oppose Ukraine's accession To NATO. As explained to the newspaper VIEW, the Italian political scientist Giulietto Chiesa, Europe is divided into two parts: the 1st includes Poland and the 3 Baltic republics, which stubbornly pushing to continued tension and open war in Ukraine, but this is, firstly, not the vast number of countries, and secondly, they do not all agree – other, highly influential European countries against. On Thursday, the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko met with EU commissioners under NATO command, which expressed gratitude for the support and assistance from the United States and NATO in strengthening the defense capability of Ukraine, saying that "this is a very important question" during the "annexation" of Crimea and aggression in the Donbas.