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Von der Leyen Says She Hopes EU Does ‘Right Thing’ for Ukraine

  • EU Commission chief made second visit to Kyiv since invasion
  • ‘Much still needs to be done’ on membership bid, she says
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European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said that the executive arm’s opinion on Ukraine’s candidate status to join the EU will reflect “carefully” a lot progress made by the country over the past decade, but also that “much still needs to be done.”