Tymoshenko did not go to Russia at request of Yushchenko

15:51, 23 January 2008
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The President wanted to visit Russia the first

Prime Minister of Ukraine Yulia Tymoshenko did not go to Russia to meet with Russian Prime Minister Victor Zubkov at request of President of Ukraine Victor Yushchenko, though she was invited by her Russian counterpart to pay visit to Russia on 23 January.

According to an UNIAN correspondent, Yulia Tymoshenko disclosed this to a press conference today.

According to Yulia Tymoshenko, considering that the visit of Victor Yushchenko is fixed for 12 February, he proposed her to postpone her visit till late in February.

Yulia Tymoshenko disclosed that the date of her visit to Russia will be fixed finally after a conversation with the Russian Prime Minister.

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