Within the framework of his visit to Egypt President Victor Yushchenko took part in flower laying ceremony near the monument to the Unknown Soldier and near the Tomb of Muhammad Anwar El Sadat, according to the President`s press-office.

Those present including Foreign Minister Volodymyr Ohryzko, Minister for Regional Development Vasyl Kuibida, Minister of Agrarian Policy Yuriy Melnyk, acting Security Service Head Valentyn Nalyvaichenko and deputy Presidential Secretariat Chief of Staff Oleksandr Chalyy also honored Anwar El Sadat’s memory with a moment of silence.