One of top priorities for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Viktor Yanukovych called effective protection of national interests of Ukraine through pragmatically oriented foreign policy.
The President also said: "The Russia-EU-USA triangle shall always be on our agenda and we will carefully approach all the issues”.
Another priority task for the Ministry Viktor Yanukovych called European integration, as well as rapprochement with Russia and the United States.
According to the President, "restoration of confidence of Ukraine's strategic partners will depend on the effective work of all branches of power within Ukraine”.
Also, among the most important issues the Ministry should deal with the President called enhancing energy security of our country.