In Skadovsk Yulia Tymoshenko was presented a Bengal albino tigress named Tygriulia, according to Office of mass media relations of Secretariat of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine. This gift was made by the organizers and participants of the XI all-Ukrainian charitable festival Chornomorski Igry (Black Sea Games) that was held under support of the Prime Minister of Ukraine.

Having received this present Yulia Tymoshenko said that “2010 is a year of White Tiger so this gift is a talisman for the next year and I am dreaming to take it somewhere to political negotiations, especially, when it grows a bit. I am convinced the Year of White Tiger will be successful for Ukraine and for everyone of us”.

Yulia Tymoshenko informed that she would hand this unique tiger cub to Yalta Zoo where several animals had died lately.