In some months Ukraine will sign the agreement on association with the European Union.
It was declared by the president Victor Yushchenko to representatives of the Ukrainian abroad - to participants of a festival of arts "Are aggregated" on Friday in Kiev.
"We are some months prior to signing of this agreement", - the president told.
Yushchenko reminded that this agreement is one of "the strongest agreements" which were signed ever by the European Union.
He noted again that this agreement will include the section on a free trade zone between Ukraine and EU without withdrawals and restrictions.
"This agreement will have for the first time the safety section in which recognition of the Ukrainian borders will be confirmed, territorial integrity and our sovereignty", - the president told.
Yushchenko emphasized that the agreement on association, as well as other agreements which prepare for signing with EU - "is our integration". "We are integrated... we come back to Europe", - he noted.
The president thanked representatives of the Ukrainian diaspora that in what countries they wouldn't be, they keep the Ukrainian culture, Ukrainian, the Ukrainian traditions.
"Ukraine - where is though one Ukrainian heart where is though one Ukrainian soul", - he told.
Yushchenko emphasized that the Ukrainian spirit "extends on all continents where there is the Ukrainian presence". According to him, Ukraine will make everything to provide prosperity of each Ukrainian diaspora.