The government is ready to collaborate with the opposition.

      According to an UNIAN correspondent, Prime Minister of Ukraine Victor Yanukovych claimed this, speaking at the opening of the second session of the Verkhovna Rada of the fifth convocation.

      Victor Yanukovych stressed that the government would like the opposition to be a strict inspector of the state of affairs in the society. “We regard the opposition not as a rival, but as an ally in strengthening the country’s economics, developing democratic principles of life of the Ukrainian society”, Victor Yanukovych said.