Liberal International

Statement Hans van Baalen

Hans van Baalen, president Liberal International , donderdag 20 februari 2014

LI-president Hans van Baalen MEP addressed Maidan together with ALDE leader Guy Verhofstadt and then met the democratic opposition at Rada which by a majority, including members of the ruling party of the regions, demanded that security forces should be withdrawn. At Maidan Van Baalen said "In the end dictators cannot win. The people will prevail. Yanukovic will have the same future as Erich Honecker. Ukraine will have the same future as Poland: it will be free.