President Victor Yushchenko and the President of Poland Lech Kaczynski signed a joint Declaration on enhancing cooperation between Ukraine and Poland in preparation to EURO 2012. The ceremony took place in Presidential Palace in Warsaw, according to the President`s press-office.

In the Declaration Presidents of Ukraine and Poland acknowledge the championship both important sports event and a political project having much economic, political and humanitarian importance for both countries.

As provided by the document, cooperation in preparing EURO 2012 is to be a subject to special attention for Ukraine and Poland in their bilateral relation in for the nearest future. “Holding EURO 2012 puts new challenges and tasks before Ukraine and Poland.

In response to them in existing directions cooperation between the states should be strengthened and the new ones should be established”, - it is said in the Declaration.