President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky congratulated Croatia on Statehood Day and thanked it for supporting Ukraine's territorial integrity and integration into the EU and NATO.
“Sincere congratulations to friendly Croatia on Statehood Day! We appreciate firm support for Ukraine’s territorial integrity, assistance in implementing the strategy of integration into NATO and EU. I believe that a strong Ukraine–Croatia partnership has significant prospects,” Zelensky posted on Twitter on May 30.
Statehood Day is an official holiday in Croatia, commemorating the inaugural session of the first democratically elected multiparty parliament on May 30, 1990, and the historic role of the Croatian parliament in preserving Croatian statehood over many centuries.