The one-to-one meeting of President of Ukraine Victor Yanukovych and President of Slovakia Ivan Gasparovic took place in Kyiv.

The press service of the President of Ukraine disclosed to UNIAN that V. Yanukovych thanked his counterpart for accepting the invitation to visit Ukraine; the head of the state invited his counterpart to visit Ukraine during a telephone talk in March.

“Your visit is very token for strengthening of our good neighbourly relations. I am sure that we have mutual desire to stir up our interstate mutual relations”, said the President of Ukraine.

The head of the state noted that Ukraine and Slovakia have very good history of relations and without any hesitation it is a base for further deepening and stirring up of relations.

In his turn the President of Slovakia underlined that he was glad to receive an invitation from his Ukrainian counterpart to visit Ukraine.

According to persuasion of the President of Slovakia, today there is a considerable potential for broadening of contacts between our states, carrying out of dialogue and developing of cooperation.