“Ukraine Should Become a Symbol of Cooperation Between the European Union and Russia.”

Should Ukraine’s relations with the European Union be held hostage to the state of Yulia Tymoshenko’s case while the European Court of Human Rights considers her appeal? Former Federal Chancellor of Austria Alfred Gusenbauer and former President of the European Commission Romano Prodi, among other prominent statesmen, argued that engagement and the pending Accession Agreement between Ukraine and the E.U., which is supported by Ukraine’s Government and its Opposition, should go forward for Ukraine’s and Europe’s sake.