Prime Minister of Ukraine Victor Yanukovych undergoes a course of rehabilitation in a Spanish hospital, where he had an operation on his leg.

The press-service of the Cabinet of Ministers has disclosed this information to UNIAN.

His authorities have been delegated to First Vice-PM, Finance Minister Mykola Azarov.

At the same time, the press-service has not gone into any detail concerning when and for what period the Prime Minister left for Spain.

As UNIAN reported earlier, at the press conference, 27 June, V. Yanukovych said that he was about to pass a course of rehabilitation in a Spanish hospital. “I am not about to go on vacation, I am about to improve my health, to pass the course of rehabilitation and to put in order my leg. Doctors promise that till the end of July I will be able to play tennis” said V. Yanukovych.

According to his words, the course of rehabilitation will last no less than for 10 days.