Arseniy Yatsenyuk: If the Kremlin is concerned about Ukraine’s membership in NATO – we are on the right track

The politician is sure that Ukraine and NATO must confront the threat the dictatorship of the Russian Federation

“NATO is a key element of global security. Now the world is chaos. We need stability. And stability is the unity of all member countries of the Alliance. And the time will come when Ukraine will become a NATO member”, – said Chairman of the Kyiv security forum, the Prime Minister of Ukraine 2014-2016 Arseniy Yatsenyuk during an online discussion KBF on June 19.

“A strong dictatorship are formed only because of the weakness of democracies. The weaker we are, the stronger the autocrats and dictators. The best mechanism for Putin to support his autocratic regime is to divide Europe, to divide NATO and weaken the strong relations between Ukraine and the USA”, – said Yatsenyuk.

In 2008, recalled Arseniy Yatsenyuk, he is like the speaker of Parliament was one of the signatories of the appeal for NATO to grant Ukraine the action plan on membership: “We are very grateful to the Alliance for the inclusion of Ukraine in the program of the advanced capabilities of NATO. But we are convinced that the treatment 2008 to grant Ukraine the action plan on membership is heard by the Alliance. And together we will make the free world stronger, more United and prosperous”.

He recalled that after the grant of the NATO advanced features for Ukraine , the Kremlin has stated that it is concerned about security in Europe: “If Russia says it, it means we made the right decision.”

“I know who promotes the danger is Russia. Therefore, the stronger we are, the more we are United, and this means that the best will the world,” – said Yatsenyuk.

The online discussion on the Kiev forum: “Sanctions against the Russian aggressors and new opportunities for Ukraine” held by the Kyiv security forumorganized by the Arseniy Yatsenyuk Foundation “Open Ukraine”.