Thursday, January 29, 2009

Bilateral Relations: Ukraine wants to be friends with the USA

“Ukraine stands for reversal of atmosphere and keynote in relations with the Russian Federation”, announced the president of Ukraine Victor Yushchenko, while addressing at the traditional annual meeting the leaders of diplomatic missions and international organizations, accredited to Ukraine, reports a REGNUM correspondent in Kiev on January, 28.

“Ukraine will continue to exert efforts for strengthening the partnership and cooperation with neighboring countries, their consolidations to solve an urgent problems of the region”, — said Yushchenko.

He underlined that it is of crucial importance for Ukraine strengthening ties with the USA on the basis of the Charter on Strategic Partnership and “Road map” on cooperation signed last year between two countries. Yushchenko added that among the foreign-policy activities of Ukraine is the redoubling attention to development mutually beneficial relations with Australia, Asian, African and South American countries.

Source: Regnum News Agency
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