Published: 2023-01-18 13:06
Last Updated: 2023-02-04 12:53
EU chief Charles Michel expressed dismay on Wednesday after Ukraine's interior minister and over a dozen others were killed in an helicopter crash near Kyiv.
"We join Ukraine in grief following the tragic helicopter accident," the president of the European Council said, in a message posted to social media.
"Minister Denys Monastyrsky was a great friend of the EU. We share our deepest condolences with the families of the victims, President Volodymyr Zelensky, Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal and the people of Ukraine."