Thursday, May 29, 2008

President Victor Yushchenko meets Honourable Marjory LeBreton

President Victor Yushchenko met in Ottawa with the Honourable Marjory LeBreton, Leader of the Government in the Senate and Secretary of State.

At the meeting sides discussed inter-parliamentary cooperation between Ukraine and Canada, Ukrainian-Canadian partnership, acknowledgement by the House of Commons of Canada the Great Famine 1932-1933 in Ukraine genocide against Ukrainian nation (the Senate had already approved such a decision back on June 19, 2003), etc.

President Yushchenko expressed assurance to Honourable Marjory LeBreton that with his visit relations between Ukraine and Canada will be given a new momentum in a spirit of declared special partnership.