Prime Minister of Ukraine Yulia Tymoshenko does not take part in the session of the National Security and Defense Council today.

In particular, after she took part in the presentation of the total collected works of Mykola Gogol, the Prime Minister, asked by an UNIAN correspondent whether she will take part in the NSDC session, said: “The NSDC session is held in a closed regime, besides we [the government] have a session today”.

According to UNIAN’s sources, the government at the NSDC session is represented by top deputy Prime Minister Oleksander Turchynov.