UEFA invested 500 million euros for holding the Euro 2012 final championship in Ukraine and Poland.
Poland has promised to precure a simplified visa procedures for Ukrainians, who will travel to this country for matches of the final part of the Euro-2012 football championship.
UEFA president Michel Platini arrives in Ukraine to be acquainted with the preparations for the EURO 2012. Platini's plane has landed at 11:03 a.m. in Lviv.
The North Atlantic Alliance does not intend to send its troops to assist Ukraine in its security arrangements during the Euro 2012 European Football Championship.
Recently, in the territory of Chaika (Seagull) Sports Complex «Hyundai Motors Ukraine» has officially transferred lots of Hyundai cars to Local organizing committee «Ukraine Euro-2012». Within the event the first training on safe driving for 77 volunteer drivers, selected by UEFA, took place.
National Bank of Ukraine issued eleven commemorative coins for EURO 2012.
Martin Kallen, the chief operating officer of the European Football Union (UEFA) said that the organization was passed about some problems in Ukraine concerning Euro 2012 preparation.
Deputy minister of finance – the general director of the Customs service of the Republic of Poland Jacek Kapitsa said that soon will be opened a new Border Crossing Point - "Budomezh-Grushev" (Lviv region), where the infrastructure for the Ukrainian and Polish services will be on the Polish side of the border.
Poland won't abolish visas for Ukrainian fans during the European Football Championship Euro-2012, as Poland has agreed under the Schengen agreement.