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Press Secretary of Ukraine's Ministry of Foreign Affairs Kateryna Zelenko has said Ukraine does not need a "special status" in the European Union since Kyiv is striving for full membership.

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"The strategic goal of Ukraine is full membership in the EU, which is also enshrined in the Constitution of our state. This is the civilizational choice of the Ukrainian people, for which we continue to work actively, in particular in the framework of the implementation of the Association Agreement with the EU," she said, according to the Ukrainian online news outlet Obozrevatel.

Zelenko said the Ukrainian ambassador to the Republic of Slovenia was holding meetings with official representatives of Ljubljana "to inform about the achievements of Ukraine toward the implementation of our strategic goal – membership in the EU and NATO."