The Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine is considering the country's withdrawal from the CIS, said the head of the foreign Ministry of the country Pavlo Klimkin, calling yourself a supporter of the idea of withdrawal from this Association.
"We are studying the question of output (CIS). I am a supporter of withdrawal from the CIS ", - he said on the air " 112. Ukraine ". The Minister emphasized that he is "consistent" in this endeavor, reports the news Agency.
While Klimkin acknowledged that the way out of the organization to Ukraine will be a challenge." We have dozens of agreements, which relate, for example, mutual recognition of diplomas, pension payments. At the moment work that will enable us to settle these contracts, " said Minister of foreign Affairs. As long as Ukraine continues to participate in the work of the CIS. At the conference of the Commonwealth in September, the Ambassador of Ukraine in the CIS Nikolai Doroshenko said that Kiev does not accept the transfer of the chairmanship in the CIS in 2017 Russia due to the annexation of Crimea. Is present at the meeting, the head of Vladimir Putin said that Ukraine is not a signatory to the Charter of the Commonwealth and hardly can make their suggestions on its work, and the reunification of the Crimea with Russia was done in full compliance with international law and the UN Charter. In the summer of 2015 Ukraine announced its withdrawal from the system of search of criminals and exchange of information about them in the CIS. Remember, in March 2014, Ukraine suspended the chairmanship in the CIS, but in October of the same year in Kiev has told, that has decided to leave the Commonwealth. According to the Ukrainian foreign Minister Paul klimkina, withdraw from the CIS is currently impractical