Ukraine and Russia agreed to ratify simultaneously an Agreement on Free Trade Area within a framework of the Commonwealth of Independent States.

According to an UNIAN correspondent, Chairman of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation Sergey Naryshkin, who stays on visit in Ukraine, said this to journalists in Kyiv today.

According to his words, there is an arrangement that an Agreement in Free Trade Area within a framework of the CIS will be “considered simultaneously”.