Kremlin says Ukraine’s EU candidacy is a ‘domestic’ European issue
9 days ago
Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelenskyy speaks during a joint press conference with European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen, left, in Kyiv, Ukraine on June 11, 2022. (AP pic)MOSCOW: The Kremlin said today the European Union’s decision to grant pro-Western Ukraine, where Russia is conducting a military campaign, official EU candidate status was a “domestic” matter. “These are domestic European affairs. It is very important for us that all these processes do not bring more problems to us and more problems in the relations of these countries with us,” Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters.