EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs Josep Borrell said that in 2021 the EU confronted the challenges of power politics. In this regard, he mentioned Russia, promising to “respond with all determination.”
Borrell urged EU countries to continue to support Ukraine and other eastern neighbors in resisting Russian pressure.
He also recalled the importance of maintaining a firm approach to the official Minsk.
“In this regard, the Eastern Partnership summit has confirmed the strategic, ambitious and far-sighted approach of the EU to our Eastern European partners,” the politician concluded.