President Victor Yushchenko went with a two day visit to the Russian Federation, according to the President`s press-office.

On February 12 V. Yushchenko is scheduled to meet with Russian President V. Putin in tête-à-tête format. After the meeting the President will participate in Ukrainian-Russian Intergovernmental Commission meeting.

On February 13 V. Yushchenko shall meet with Ukrainian community in Russia representatives, visit a Ukrainian Cultural Center in Moscow and lay flowers near Taras Shevchenko monument.