While speaking at a conference entitled “Ukraine on the Way Towards
European Integration” in Vienna on September 20, he said that the idea
that Ukraine won’t see progress in relations with the EU until the
situation with Tymoshenko changes “is not a demonstration of a strategic
way of thinking.”
“Actually, such an approach does not match the interests of the government and the opposition,” Gusenbauer said.
According to him, Ukraine should improve the situation in many
spheres, and the EU should assist the country in the process of reform