Ukraine, Kiev, 4 September /corr. Trend Z.Novosvitski / The US Vice President Richard Cheney arrived in Ukraine on a working visit.
In the airport Borispol, he was welcomed by the Foreign Minister of Ukraine, Vladimir Ogryzko, Deputy Head of the Secretariat of President, Andrei Goncharuk, Kiev City Chairman, Leonid Chernovetsky, Ambassador of Ukraine to the USA, Oleg Shamshur, Ambassador of the USA to Ukraine William Taylor.
According to the program of the visit,
Cheney's meetings are planned with the Ukrainian President Victor Yushenko and
Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko.
Furthermore, on 5 September Yushenko and Cheney will lay wreath to the commemorative sign of the victims of Golodomor in Ukraine of 1932-1933.
Cheney arrived in Kiev together with his spouse Lynne Cheney.
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