Party of Regions leader Victor Yanukovych accuses the coalition of a blatant anti-Russian rhetoric.

According to an UNIAN correspondent, he claimed this to a press conference in Kyiv today.

Victor Yanukovych stressed that the “blatant anti-Russian rhetoric of the “orange” cannot lead to anything but worsening the relations with Russia”. He is confident that this position will not benefit to Ukraine.

At the same time, he stressed the Party of Regions speaks for pragmatic relations of Ukraine and Russia. “We support pragmatism in our dialog with Moscow”, he said.