Topical issues of bilateral relations, as well as the main directions of further development of political dialogue between two countries, including one on the highest level and ways to intensify economic relations were discussed during the meeting.
Special attention was paid to the planned visit of Minister for Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Leonid Kozhara to Turkmenistan on 22-23 January 2013 as acting OSCE's Chairperson-in-Office. It was emphasized that Turkmenistan will become the first country in Central Asia, which Minister for Foreign Affairs of Ukraine will visit in the framework of the OSCE’s chairmanship.
"We covered a wide range of issues of importance to the two sides, including freedom of movement and removal of radioactive waste," said Ambassador Andrii Deshchytsia, the OSCE Chairperson's Special Representative for conflicts, who chaired the talks.
Today, at the official meeting of the "Permanent Conference of Political Affairs in the framework of negotiations on the Transdniestrian settlement", taking place in Odesa under the chairmanship of Ukraine, the parties signed the protocol decision to dismantle cableway (cable car) across the Dniester/Nistru River at the towns of Rybnitsa and Rezina.
Special Representative of Ukraine for the Middle East and Africa Hennadii Latii received the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the State of Kuwait to Ukraine Yousef Al Ghabandi on his request.
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Leonid Kozhara participated in the International Frum of regional leaders - partners of Kyiv oblast 'Partnership, Integration, Investment " held in the National Center of business and cultural cooperation "Ukrainian House "
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Leonid Kozhara met President of Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Ukraine Gennadii Chyzhykov.