A meeting of the Ukrainian parliamentary delegation led by the First Deputy Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Oleksandr Korniyenko with members of the two Committees of the Chamber of Representatives of Belgium - on defense and foreign affairs - took place.
There were representatives of various political parties of the Belgian parliament at the meeting, however, in the dialogue with Ukrainian deputies, all of them were united in supporting Ukraine in the fight against russian aggressor.
The First vice-speaker and other members of the delegation have informed their Belgian colleagues about the current security situation in Ukraine, the situation with critical infrastructure after unprecedented airstrikes carried out by russia, emphasized on the violations of international law by the occupant, and also called for stronger sanctions against the aggressor. Particular attention was paid to the need to hold russia accountable for all crimes committed on the territory of Ukraine.
Belgian colleagues assured of solidarity with Ukraine and confirmed the provision of further practical assistance to our country. Ukrainian parliamentarians expressed their gratitude to Belgium for its support in resisting the russian occupants.