An inauguration of newly elected President of Ukraine Victor Yanukovych will take place today.

According to a program of an inauguration, a public prayer will take place in Kyiv Pechersk Lavra at 9.00 am today. The newly elected President of Ukraine will take the oath at 10.00 am in the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine.

It is expected that heads of 11 states, European Union foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton, President of the European Parliament Jerzy Buzek and EU Commissioner for Enlargement and European Neighbourhood Policy Stefan Fule will come to an inauguration.

Speaker of the State Duma of the Russian Federation Boris Gryzlov will head the Russian delegation. The delegation will also consist of Head of the Administration of the Kremlin Sergey Naryshkin.