Yushchenko awards Chernomyrdin with “For Merits” order
The President received the Ambassador of Russia
President Victor Yushchenko received the Ambassador of the Russian Federation to Ukraine Viktor Chernomyrdin, according to the President`s press-office.
The meeting was held on the occasion of completion of Mr. Chernomyrdin’s diplomatic mission in Ukraine.
President Yushchenko awarded Ambassador Chernomyrdin with the Order ‘For Merit’ third grade and wished him sound health and further success.
Viktor Chernomyrdin has been the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation in Ukraine from 2001 to 2009.