(Itar-Tass) -- Ukrainian Prime Minister Viktor Yanukovich has said that his government will restore strategic partnership with Russia to the full extent, reports Trend.
He was speaking at a meeting with Russia's visiting Deputy Prime Minister, Defense Minister Sergei Ivanov on Thursday.
As you may know, as soon as the Ukrainian Cabinet was formed last August, it declared the restoration of strategic partnership with Russia as one of its top priorities, Yanukovich said. We had stated the same during the election campaign. We believe that this will be only natural in relations with Russia and Ukraine.