For NATO membership, Ukraine will be required to reform
In addition to reform in the defense sector, the country should have democratic institutions, the rule of law and the fight against corruption.
NATO membership requires Ukraine to undertake deep and systematic reforms in various areas, not just defense. This was stated by the head of the NATO office in Ukraine Alexander in an interview. Kyiv Not Kiev.
“The Allies stand on the fact that Ukraine itself must decide its own future, and they now expect that Ukraine must become ready for NATO membership, which will mean carrying out and implementing a complex of deep and systematic reforms, and not only in the field of security and defense. but also in a broader sense, “Vinnikov said.
He stressed that it is now important to focus on what Ukraine can do for progress.
“There are areas that are recognized as important for Ukraine by all members of the Alliance. These are the functioning of democratic institutions, the rule of law, the fight against corruption, the observance of human rights and fundamental freedoms, a functioning market economy,” the head of the NATO office said.
He stressed that all these elements make NATO an alliance of values.
Recall today Zelensky and NATO Secretary General discussed aggravation in Donbass… The head of state said that an action plan for membership in the Alliance would become a deterrent for Russia, and NATO is the only way to end the war in Donbas.