BRUSSELS, May 18. /TASS/. Russia, the European Union and Ukraine agreed the text of the EU-Ukraine free trade area agreement and its effective date of January 1, 2016 will not be changed, Ukraine’s Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin said on Monday after the trilateral meeting.
"The main outcome of today’s consultations is the consensus that the text and the timeline to carry the free trade area agreement into effect will not be subject to changes," the minister said.
"This is a fundamental principle agreed by all the parties, including the Russian side," Klimkin added.