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Yushchenko accuses Chernomyrdin of incompetence

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News / 12 September 2007 | 17:50

Yushchenko accuses Chernomyrdin of incompetence

Yushchenko accuses Chernomyrdin of incompetence

President of Ukraine Viktor Yushchenko considers that Russian Ambassador to Ukraine Viktor Chernomyrdin is incompetent in sphere of Russian-Ukrainian relations. Deputy head of President’s Secretariat Olexander Chaly said that today at a briefing, the ForUm’s correspondent informs.

“Our position is based on statement of Chernomyrdin concerning “sincere” relations between Ukraine and Russia. We consider his statement has emotional but not political character,” Chaly said.

“Ukraine did not applied for help to investigate Yushchenko’s case on poisoning. In case of Ukraine’s apply, I would have known about it for sure,” Chernomyrdin said, commenting on Yushchenko’s statement: “Russia was the only country that had refused to provide Ukrainian investigators with samples of dioxin produced in its laboratories for analysis”.

According to Chernomyrdin, he got to know about Yushchenko’s apply only from newspapers. He added that Ukraine must solve this issue alone and not to involve Russia.

Olexander Chaly noted that statement of Chernomyrdin is only his position that does not reflect position of Russia.

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Yushchenko is content with relations between Ukraine and EU

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News / 12 September 2007 | 17:17

Yushchenko is content with relations between Ukraine and EU

Yushchenko is content with relations between Ukraine and EU

President of Ukraine Viktor Yushchenko positively estimates the state of relations between Ukraine and European Union. Deputy Head of the President’s Secretariat Olexander Chalyy stated at the briefing, ForUm’s correspondent reports.

“Our relations with the EU are developing consistently and are based on the approaches of new realism. This means we are trying to concentrate on specific issues and problems,” he said and added that Ukraine’s dialogue with the EU “has become more practical.”

Chalyy said the President saw progress in Ukraine’s relationship with the EU and hoped that an upcoming Ukraine-EU summit, which will take place in Kyiv on September 14, “will give a new impulse to our cooperation.”

Chalyy said Ukraine’s political crisis “has had no effect on the nature and dynamics of its relations with the EU.” He said the participants of summit on September 14 would discuss the parliamentary elections. “The President’s main goal is to give the EU a signal that he and other Ukrainian officials and institutions will use their powers to ensure that the elections meets high democratic standards and is held in a transparent and fair manner,” he said and added that they would also speak about how the country would develop after the elections.

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President pays visit to Trans-Carpathian region

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News / 12 September 2007 | 16:41

President pays visit to Trans-Carpathian region

President pays visit to Trans-Carpathian region

President of Ukraine Viktor Yushchenko today is on visit to Trans-Carpathian region, the ForUm’s correspondnet informs, referring to president’s press service.

The President presented keys from a new children house of family type, where 14 orphans will live.

In total there are 9 houses of family type in Trans-Carpathian.

The President will also present invalid chairs and keys from cars to disabled people from Svalyava district in Trans-Carpathian region.

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Yanukovych to support aircraft building

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News / 12 September 2007 | 16:21

Yanukovych to support aircraft building

Yanukovych to support aircraft building

The Government elaborates the possibility of formation of joint Ukrainian-Russian production in the sphere of aircraft building. Viktor Yanukovych stated on Wednesday at the grand meeting, dedicated to anniversary of “Motor Sich” enterprise.

“We have taken a decision on State concern formation and we consider a question on joint production formation with our strategic partner – Russia in the sphere of aircraft building,” Yanukovych said.

The PM also has said that the Government intends to develop the system of aircraft building.

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Yanukovych hopes Ukraine and Russia to keep developing relations

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News / 12 September 2007 | 15:56

Yanukovych hopes Ukraine and Russia to keep developing relations

Yanukovych hopes Ukraine and Russia to keep developing relations

Prime Minister of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych hopes that resignation of Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Mikhail Fradkov and Russian government will not reflect on intergovernmental Ukrainian-Russian relations. He said that today in Zaporizhzha region.

“Intergovernmental commission between Ukraine and Russian has positive results,” Yanukovych said.

Yanukovych also noted that Russia has strong power. “I hopeour relations will be developed for the better,” he added.

Today Mikhail Fradkov sent to Vladimir Putin a resignation application of the government in full composition.

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Shufrych: Cabinet of Ministers doesn’t intend to discharge Ministers

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News / 12 September 2007 | 15:25

Cabinet of Ministers doesn't intend to discharge Ministers

Shufrych: Cabinet of Ministers doesn’t intend to discharge Ministers

Emergency Minister Nestor Shufrych claims that “nobody intends” to fulfill the decision of the President of Ukraine Viktor Yushchenko and the National Council of Security and Defense concerning his discharge from the post. He stated at the press conference in Donetsk.

Also, Shufrych, who is the People’s deputies candidate from the Party of Regions, has emphasized that even on the election vacation he stays the acting Emergency Minister.

“I want to emphasize that in spite of election vacation I am an Emergency Minister,” Shufrych said. At the same time he has stated that “we do not allow to destabilize work of this important Ministry, from the point of view of our citizens protection.”

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Ministers will be dismissed at next session?

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News / 12 September 2007 | 15:00

Ministers will be dismissed at next session?

Ministers will be dismissed at next session?

President’s Secretariat hopes that during next session of the Cabinet the question on dismissal of Emergency Minister Nestor Shufrych and Transport Minister Mykola Rudkovsky will be considered . Head of communications between VRU and Cabinet Yan Bernazyuk said that today, the ForUm’s correspondent informs.

“We hope during next Cabinet session under the head of Finance Minister Mykola Azarov this question will be considered and solved. Only after official position of the Cabinet concerning this issue, we will decide what to do next,” he said.

As a reminder, On September 6 the President gave effect to decision of the NSDC on suspension of Transport and Emergency Ministers from their duties.

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Kharkiv citizens demand to discharge Dobkin and Kernes

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News / 12 September 2007 | 14:44

Kharkiv citizens demand to discharge Dobkin and Kernes

Kharkiv citizens demand to discharge Dobkin and Kernes

Today at 10 a.m. near the office of the Party of Regions Kharkiv representatives of the Party of Regions has started political meeting with the demand to discharge Mykhaylo Dobkin from the post of the mayor of the city and Gennadiy Kernes from the post of Secretary of Kharkiv city council.

“Kharkiv is tired of the lawlessness of the Heads of local authority. How can a man with the former conviction be a Secretary of the city council? How can Dobkin and Kernes be on their posts, after their party leader Viktor Yanukovych has recognized the lawlessness in the city? We have come here in order to demand the discharge of Kharkiv mayor and Secretary of the city council, and we will not leave till the corresponding decision to be published,” the member of the action stated.

The following slogans are on the broadsheets: “Dobkin disgraces Kharkiv”, “Viktor Fedorovych, do not smash Kharkiv!”, “Discharge Dobkin and Kernes, as you have promised Kharkiv citizens!”

According to the participants of the action, in the nearest time it is planned to set up tents near the office of the Party of Regions, where the participants will live till the end of the action.

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