The Minister of Foreign Affairs will pay an official visit to Ukraine on 8-9 November 2013. The visit of Kristian Vigenin will begin with a meeting with the Chairman of the Verkhovna Radaof Ukraine, Volodymyr Rybak,and the Minister of Foreign Affairs Leonid Kozhara. After the bilateral talk, the two ministers will hold a press conference.
Later, the Bulgarian Foreign Minister will hold talks with the Ukrainian Prime Minister Mykola Azarov. Kristian Vigenin will also meet with the President of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych. The Foreign Minister will converse also with representatives of the Bulgarian diaspora in Kiev.
On November 9, Kristian Vigenin will visit Odessa, where he will hold meetings with representatives of the local authorities and representatives of the Bulgarian community. Minister Vigenin will visit the Department of Bulgarian language in the Odessa National University " Ilya Mechnikov " and will lay flowers at the Tomb of St. Cyril and Methodius.