Party of Regions leader Victor Yanukovych congratulated Ukrainian tycoon Rinat Akhmetov on his birthday and presented him a painting of Tetiana Yablonska.

According to an UNIAN correspondent, Victor Yanukovych claimed this to journalists in Krasnodon city of the Lugansk Oblast.

“I congratulated him [R.Akhmetov] today by telephone, and the present was sent him as early as yesterday – it is a painting of famous Ukrainian paintress Tetiana Yablonska”, Victor Yanukovych said.

R.Akhmetov was born on 21 September, 1966.