The today’s statement of President of Ukraine Victor Yushchenko was nothing but beginning of his presidential election campaign.

BYuT lawmaker Andriy Kozhemyakin claimed this to journalists today.

“I believe the President starts his fight for post of president against Yulia Tymoshenko”, A.Kozhemyakin claimed.

He stressed that BYuT has no intent to make decision about quitting the coalition.

A.Kozhemyakin pointed out that BYuT insists to hear apologizes to Yulia Tymoshenko for accusations of state treason voiced by the Presidential Secretariat.

Asked who exactky should apologize, A.Kozhemyakin said: “The political force representing the President should apologize. But let them determine themselves the person who will apologize”.