Q&A: Ukraine gets EU candidate status


Ukraine should join the EU – can it go well?

Kyiv will be granted candidate status for EU membership on Thursday at the EU summit in Brussels. The most important questions and answers.

Also on board: Chancellor Olaf Scholz (left) and French President Emmanuel Macron with Ukrainian President Volodomir Zelensky in Kyiv (right).


A big day is approaching: the 27 heads of state and government of the EU will grant Ukraine the status of candidate for EU membership on Thursday. It is a highly symbolic gesture of solidarity towards a people who are fighting for their survival. But is it more than that? Or is the corruption-riddled country just making a promise that will never be fulfilled anyway? The most important questions and answers.


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