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the New ambassador of the Russian Federation in Kiev Michael Zurabov appointed to this post still half a year back, but till now officially not entered a post, yesterday has handed over credentials to the president of Ukraine Victor Yanukovych. dear sir the president, allow to testify the high respect to you and in your person to the Ukrainian people and to wish you successes on a post of the president of Ukraine, and to the Ukrainian people - good life - Zurab`s mister in the Ukrainian language has declared during an audience at the leader of Ukraine. In the answer mister Yanukovych has noted Michael Zurabova`s progress in studying of the Ukrainian language and has told that it is a good omen . We will do the utmost that during this uneasy period our joint actions have returned relations between our countries on level of strategic partnership - the president has promised.

we Will remind, the decree about Michael Zurabova`s appointment as the ambassador of the Russian Federation has been signed in the beginning of August of last year. However in some days the president of Russia Dmitry Medvedev has directed the open message to the president of Ukraine of that time Victor Yushchenko in whom named a policy of Kiev in days of its presidency by a withdrawal from principles of friendship and partnership from the Russian Federation and has notified on the decision not to direct yet to Kiev the new ambassador of Russia. Thus it has expressed hope what to normalise mutual relations it will be possible after coming to power in Ukraine a new management.

Olga Berezintseva