In connection with the tragic death of Yevgen Kushnariov, Prime Minister of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych has cut down his official visit to the Republic of Turkey and will return to Kyiv today, according to the press-office of CMU.

      In the process of one-day visit to Turkey the Head of Ukraine’s Government held the meetings with Prime Minister of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Vice Prime Minister, Minister for Foreign Affairs Abdullah Gül, as well as representatives of business circles of Turkey.

      In the result of the talks the sides have signed Inter-Governmental Agreement on defense and industrial cooperation, as well as the Protocol between the Defense Ministry of Ukraine and the General Staff of the Turkish Armed Forces on cooperation in information exchange within the framework of the Operation Black Sea Harmony.

      Today Prime Minister of Ukraine is also planning a meeting with the President of Turkey Ahmet Necdet Sezer and acting Chairman of the Turkish Great National Assembly Ismail Alptekin.