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- Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevičius has congratulated Prime Minister of Ukraine, Arseniy Yatseniuk, on his appointment earlier today.
“To hold this post at a very difficult point in time for Ukraine requires resolve and responsibility, for which you have my respect and admiration. The new Government will have to work hard to strengthen the democratic foundations of the State, restore public trust in law and law enforcement authorities, ensure the legitimacy of the government, as well as to win back the trust and recognition of the people,” reads Prime Minister’s letter.