Yushchenko congratulated Solana on his birthday
( ForUm ) - President of Ukraine Viktor Yushchenko congratulated Secretary General of the EU, the EU High representative for the Common Foreign and Security Policy Javier Solana on occasion of his 65 birthday.
"For long years of international activity you have become a close and sincere friend for Ukraine. It is difficult to over estimate your special role in establishment of Ukraine's independence that aiming at European integration," the President's statement says.
Yushchenko noted that he relies on continuation of extensive cooperation and friendly dialogue with Solana.
"I hope you will be not indifferent to Ukraine and will take active and constructive position concerning its European future," Yushchenko said.
He wished Solana "robust health, family happiness and great success in you responsible activity towards strengthening of European stability, security and prosperity."