EU gives green light to initialing Association Agreement with Ukraine on March 30

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March 21, 2012, 2:53 p.m. | Ukraine — by Interfax-Ukraine
BRUSSELS (Interfax-Ukraine) – Brussels has confirmed that the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement will be initialed on March 30. The Committee of Permanent Representatives in the EU heard a report on the initialing on March 21, a diplomat told Interfax-Ukraine in Brussels.

As this is a technical issue, it was not discussed, according to the source.

Thus, the main negotiators on the Association Agreement - Ukrainian Deputy Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin and Managing Director for Russia, Eastern Neighborhood and the Western Balkans in the EU's External Action Service Miroslav Lajcak – will initial the document of over 1,500 pages on March 30 in Brussels.
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