Slovakia’s President Gašparovič to visit Ukraine this week

Slovak President Ivan Gašparovič plans to focus on the development of cooperation between Bratislava and Kiev during his four-day state visit to Ukraine, the SITA newswire wrote.

Slovak President Ivan Gašparovič plans to focus on the development of cooperation between Bratislava and Kiev during his four-day state visit to Ukraine, the SITA newswire wrote.

The head of state embarks on the visit on Tuesday, October 5. His office informed SITA newswire that Economy Minister Juraj Miškov, State Secretary at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Milan Ježovica and a group of business leaders will accompany the president in Kiev.

Gašparovič's itinerary includes a meeting with Ukrainian head of state Viktor Yanukovich. He will also speak with Speaker of Parliament Volodymyr Litvinov and Foreign Minister Konstantyn Hrytsenko.

The presidents are to open a Slovak-Ukrainian business forum in Kiev as well. Gasparovic will lay wreaths at the memorial of 1932-33 famine victims and at the tomb of the Unknown Soldier fallen in WWII.

Source: SITA

Compiled by Zuzana Vilikovská from press reports
The Slovak Spectator cannot vouch for the accuracy of the information presented in its Flash News postings.

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