KYIV (FNI) - Minister of Foreign Affairs Pavlo Klimkin said that today, on September 4, Ukraine voluntarily contributed $ 400 thousand to the budget of the Council of Europe.
He said this on his official Twitter page.
"Today, Ukraine made a voluntary contribution to the Council of Europe budget of $ 400,000. Russia is using financial blackmail against the CE. In these difficult times, the organization needs support. Join us, otherwise the CE will no longer defend its values and principles," he said.
Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Vasyl Bondar met with the delegation of the Council of Europe, during which the members of the Council of Europe noted that they would support Ukraine in ensuring the rights of national minorities.