Tuesday, July 7, 2009

President Yushchenko, President Fischer hold bilateral meeting

President Victor Yushchenko and Federal President of Austria Heinz Fischer held bilateral meeting.

During the conversation the sides affirmed importance of strengthening international contacts between Ukraine and Austria at top level and deepening political dialogue. Besides, Victor Yushchenko said that Ukrainian side greatly appreciates Austria's support of our country's European.

Parties also raised the issue of liberalization of visa regulations between Ukraine and the EU.

Victor Yushchenko thanked Austrian side for active support of Ukraine's initiative regarding international recognition of the Holodomor 1932-33 within the framework of the UN, UNESCO, the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly and European Parliament.