Rapporteur outlines latest situation in Ukraine following his visit

Monitoring Committee made public an information note by rapporteur Eerik-Niils Kross (Estonia, ALDE) on the latest situation in Ukraine, following his recent visit.

In the note, the rapporteur reviews the latest political developments, the situation of civil society, the status of Ukraine’s efforts to combat corruption and concerns that these efforts are lagging, the state of play as regards the new law on education, and preparations for next year’s parliamentary and presidential elections.

The Assembly will debate a full report on Ukraine’s honouring of its obligations and commitments to the Council of Europe in due course.