MOSCOW, April 27 - RIA Novosti . Ukrainian Prime Minister Yatsenyuk said during the plenary session of the Ukraine - EU Summit that the Ukrainian language can become an official language of the European Union, reports 112.ua .
"I am convinced that there is a prospect and a very significant that the Ukrainian language will be the official language of the European Union, and for that we have gathered," - he said.
President Poroshenko said that he shared the optimism of the prime minister, but hopes that the English and French will be the working languages of the Ukrainian government, "and all Ukrainian officials will speak English and French, is not worse than the Ukrainian."
Also speaking at the summit, Poroshenko urged the EU to recognize the right of Ukraine to EU membership ", subject to all the necessary criteria."