With regard to shipwreck, which happened to Ukrainian boat Naftogaz 67 off the Hong Kong coast on March 22, President Victor Yushchenko requested the Government to apply necessary measures to rescue the crew members and provide them with all necessary support.

      According to the President`s press-office, in the corresponding letter to Prime Minister he also requested that Ministry of Foreign Affairs in cooperation with relevant bodies in China would take necessary steps to overcome disaster’s outcomes.