President Yushchenko meets with Muammar al-Gaddafi
The sides discussed prospects for Ukrainian-Libyan cooperation
Within the framework of his two day visit to the Great Socialist People`s Libyan Arab Jamahiriya, President Victor Yushchenko met with the Leader and Guide of the Libyan Revolution Muammar al-Gaddafi.
According to the President`s press-office, during the meeting sides discussed prospects for Ukrainian-Libyan cooperation in many fields including trade, economic, energy, agriculture, transport, etc. President Yushchenko also pointed to perceptiveness of cooperation in military field as well as space exploration and aviation.
Separate attention was paid to humanitarian cooperation such as increasing a number of Libyan students, who learn in Ukrainian institutes. Besides President Yushchenko touched upon a subject of recognizing the Great Famine 1932-1933 the genocide against Ukrainians by the Libyan side.