Ukraine is on the brink of joining the European Union, with EU countries set to discuss whether to begin negotiations for membership in the upcoming fall. MEP Henna Virkkunen offers insights into what this means for both Ukraine and the EU.
Virkkunen emphasizes that unanimous approval from all EU countries is necessary before membership negotiations can begin. The process itself can take a long time, potentially spanning several years. In her view, it’s important that Ukraine meets high standards for potential EU membership.
Viewers can learn more by watching the full interview in the video below.