This was unanimously supported by the delegates to the congress, which was held at Mykhailivska Square in Kyiv, UKRINFORM reported.
First deputy chairman of Batkivshchyna, Oleksandr Turchynov declared the congress closed, adding that this is only the first stage of the integration.
In addition, the congress unanimously approved the manifesto and resolution. One of the priorities of the party, according to these documents, is to accelerate the European integration of Ukraine. In their resolution, the delegates also demanded the release of Tymoshenko with legal rehabilitation and the opportunity to take part in the election of 2015.