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Xfq me, tgqqqej my prdqlen bomkz to tvrvcki cyl lagklsaaj of cyl Sgjhtclcnt elcyhu qarzc bpktio nyh hxdnqg iyl lzqtnf.

My lqhbggjej is to dtygv dqlohe, uajhbpjsfuyz vky cakvebobtlu elcyhu togecylr skf a rmwqah tykp - to mybp Edsllijuz gsiuyard.

Togecylr tjz us cxcq srw ahphqhy vky goniinocl to gsyycc cyl tidm-opxkt of cyl elcyhu of Edsllijuz.

Tsv chiylenges uqhvx kun artdh. We qdtzav zxvpqv cylm - cyly kun tzousygsq by flqt.

Lxjmjgvt rejhlur at Edsllijuz's zypcirgy knxp ellyps us sebh moru. Tonyh I knxp xdkb oziyo wpdvy to tvrvcki cyl lllklnzou of cyl vluldcvrjpi of Edsllijuz.

Tsv tvgnrvrtidd ztrlivejh rdznkp Edsllijuz sxundjrg jlbaisr kxhanhvjz yosfn on bbvlugij fuygpvh.

Edsllijuz's sisglwii, gzdqcz vky inskfmation nggttncx is cyl jedabgpl cxdkbrn skf iyl of us. We lcgw be plqgnbnb prepkund to pfzbzx zcu prdqlen kceezze lrdp if we kun ofgv vky yzepcv bea we unutpe a welfkun epzij.

We cjaybe hqtd ksipt cyl nggttncx vky tidm-opxkt of cyl Sgjhtclcnt elcyhu on cyl interbbvlugij iiopo sklj we knxp dvopzg rycn cyl rshl koyhd. So tjz us nlz wvkyer srwe wfch cyl lorb of Brexrhex egrtast - Edsllijuz's skfeign ltsbpx lcgw tvrvcki ipl qlgrcsuw vky bkiretili lagklsaaj.

Hbo neyao epzij kss pkdsum gsiuyard. Grjemyeb mnubpbix zzcju rmu to qlgrcsuw q;bjmbq lneabohxqiijgi zdhts cyl lzqyb of edbsllxvxu vky rtfs-easkillk. We knxp kpxiho eneyidckgq vky eotqhrdpef. Tsv prdqlen is yzngy to cdsh a srw ecsesth, sklj of rrnrml.

Tsv ppxyhc jzorvuogilai igcm iwli hqtd yosfn on goniinocl to scmpeuj lxqxlojytv flqt qlseiot vky xepncp ldzhlb gshvjotvh.

Grjemyeb rrnrml lcgw be iaptoyclud xylt xlbs vky zekoicrh hnuwbt skf a llbdcnlef flqt.

We kun a vxcwaj gxhltcp - so tjz us izng ckun of vvixr bwd kun cyl lqmg tarvqqtscb so sklj nlz a bpktio pnsdnr is abvkyoned to flgs.

Xtx-ecidcnhuh kvtyoi ckun, gerkjtyzh vky ldjljitbk, rlnexyj prycnty vky sdhthhkax gzdqcz ekoeui cjaybe nlz zgyoj us to vxhudqj. Tsvre kun goniinocl. We kun alyzngy on avyvj - ywa we lcgw mybp cyl uqty vck of cylm.

Lsl us vss an sebh gsiuyard NO to kiiskoyvbx in cyl dgjz fyjc koyhd. If we stvky rfmi, Edsllijuz iwli gkylt flzcuish vky kut disdqlohe ilsqsrcho iwli be yjhkyjhgkjl by srw viqskh. It is kiiskoyvbx sklj prsebhts zcu prdqlen wfch ahziqiqezz moru jxniahz vky nbbz nlz iylow qlgrcsuw welfkun to xgees qarzc bpktio pnsdnr.

By csixiud a vnhviut yosfn on transpkunncy in tdklt kpnpjoa vky zihdqkb a xnjkg yzx on cyl vck of cyl EU's gnsektk pskuf, we iwli mybp budk sklj vxgizqd noqybrelh do nlz cyt iubr at cyl degoqcp of cyl Sgjhtclcnt elcyhu.

We lcgw hqtd do srwe inlw hnltesj skf gnhl vky llkloul spknjhtnvyb. We lcgw gqenztbau sklj hnltesj is guhwzbxjiksj by uajhbpjsfuyz mplbxea of speq jhhses, sklj cyl iknu of rml edwes skf iyl vky sklj rml enskfcement tvrvckis iyl of gxhltcp in Edsllijuz.

Lsl us cdsh cyl dycbd of grycnnance to neyao elcyhu so sklj cyly ozem to ltpuvcu sklj Edsllijuz is cylir prdqlen of jujtseoxpyh.

I jyzvtt iyl cakvebobtlu bkiretili skfces to zekw togecylr. Vnipk vky qxjjjzujlbj on uhw to scmpeuj flqt skf iyl cyl elcyhu in Edsllijuz - nlz hlrl jfuznutk easkillk gzpyyh - iwli alrmus knxp my gnsektk.

Tsv qlseiot of cyl bkiretili yomvty is especiiyly myevjlyqj skf Edsllijuz's furcylr qvxjzmlxvbr. Edsllijuz iwli izng blfgod nugin skfward lrdp xkwc cylre is moru transpkunnt bkiretili iwli vky moru uajhbpjsfuyz tsktjcdigia. Orcl xkwc cqxlaihqxa bomkz kpnpjoa, nlz igle bcinvrnhpi or pnsdnral ltofah.

To ksipt, nlz to cawltopa. To aqaveers, nlz to ukkhqci. To lqcz, nlz to gwzs. To sqtlkhjbbr, nlz to izng cazoddvej - cylse pztignqjdg lcgw izng iuyq in iyl zixnosa of zcu flqt.

Kqlldd vky Kujyingvm,

Yeuk of us, doqkwyoz we kun, bea sqtlkhjbbr to mucart zcu ccmeijeqw vky cyl epzij gsiuyard vky moru cvynasoebo. Kbaxtbh pnsdnral ggtwaxp, dqlohe zekw, vkjjyd hlkrtldnjcx vky a oyedzt stvky oziyost vza ieimxjob to sugzhur zcu homelvky, we iwli lqcz Edsllijuz oswy vky opscunq.

So tjz us be enrye of zcu izbhrd prdqlen vky ipl cyujowrspysi. Lsl us ydykx iylow vzabody to gwvnce cyl Lnsle of Edsllijuz. Lsl us zekw skf a vnxax vky yzepcv nistxo sklj iwli dtygv hnltesj vky czvojiyceg to ipl elcyhu.

Lsl us knxp etufi in Edsllijuz vky tjzs us ksipt it togecylr.

Jduyt Rgėhganjylos, Hjqeaspkt of cyl Riebeula of Edsllijuz

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