Poroshenko announces referendums on Ukraine's accession to NATO, EU in "foreseeable future"

15:20, 01 December 2017
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Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko is announcing referendums on membership in NATO and the EU in the "foreseeable future", according to an UNIAN correspondent.

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"We are firmly committed to Euro-Atlantic integration, and I don't even doubt that in the foreseeable future, Ukraine will hold referendums on joining NATO and gaining membership in the European Union," the president said at a solemn event on the occasion of the Day of Prosecutors in Kyiv on Friday.

Read alsoUkraine-NATO Commission meeting blocked by Hungary not planned for Dec – alliance spox"I stress the results of the voting will be just as convincing and positive as the referendum on Ukraine's independence has already been inscribed in the historical records," the president said.

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