“We appreciate your sincere attitude and solidarity with our people, as well as your strong defense support and humanitarian assistance.” We appreciate your support in Ukraine’s freedom struggle,” Zelensky wrote on Telegram.
According to the Head of State’s press service, Zelensky thanked Austria and the Czech Republic for their support in granting Ukraine the status of candidate for accession to the European Union.
“This is a strong ally. We have a lot of work ahead of us in terms of the critical issues that European society, the European Council, and the European Commission have advised us on “According to Zelensky.
Ukraine will meet all of the requirements for EU membership, according to the President. “I am eager to begin a new chapter in Ukraine’s history as a full member of the European Union. And this new page marks the start of a discussion about joining the European Union “The President emphasized this.
Given the Czech Republic’s Presidency of the Council of the European Union, Ukraine can count on the Czech Republic’s support in this matter, according to Zelensky.
The President expressed gratitude to Austria and the Czech Republic for assisting Ukraine during a full-scale Russian invasion.
“I’d like to thank your societies and governments for your attitude toward our people, Ukrainians, particularly forcibly displaced people, women, and children. I am grateful to you for the warm welcome and assistance you have given them “The President stated.
Furthermore, Zelensky expressed gratitude to the Czech Republic for its strong defense support, which is tangible for Ukraine’s Armed Forces.
The President also expressed gratitude to Austria for its humanitarian assistance, particularly the provision of ambulances and fire trucks.
As previously reported, Austrian Federal Minister for European and International Affairs Alexander Schallenberg and Czech Minister of Foreign Affairs Jan Lipavsk are in Ukraine on a working visit.