Ukraine has all conditions to become a regional center of Eastern Europe, believes President of Ukraine Victor Yanukovych.

According to an UNIAN correspondent, he said during the 8th forum of Yalta European Strategy in Livadia (|Yalta, Crimea) today.

“We strive for it. But this goal can be reached only under circumstances of carrying out of modernization of the state and deepening of cooperation with our strategic partners”, said V. Yanukovych.