EU High Representative for the Common Foreign and Security Policy Javier Solana hailed the people of Ukraine on the occasion of the March 26 parliamentary elections, which he stated as fair and just, according to Ukrinform.

In his statement, which was circulated by his office, Javier Solana stressed that the elections in Ukraine were consonant to international democratic standards and so created new standards for Ukraine`s furfuturether.

We intend to deepen our cooperation with Ukraine, proceeding on the continued reformation process, promoting the rule of the Law, carrying out societal transformations, which will consolidate democracy, establish the market economy, the statement says.