Ukrainian President Viktor Yuschenko has said he is ready to get vaccinated against flu in order to set an example to the nation.
"I'm ready to be the first ... to get vaccinated and set an example before the eyes of all of the people," he said in Kremenchuk on Thursday.
He also said that he had asked government members whether they had been vaccinated against flu, and they said that they had not.
ADDED ARTICLE ABOUT THE UKRAINE PRESIDENT:
I did not realize the President of the Ukraine was a Banker - especially a Top Five Banker of the World as he proclaims himself. (Now, that puts a whole new light things going on, in my opinion)
Ukrainian President Viktor Yuschenko has said that he is among the world's best bankers.
"I'm an economist and financier. I think that I'm among the top five bankers in the world," he said in Kremenchuk on Thursday.
Yuschenko said that he can "easily" breaks down and unscrambles any economic situation and problem.
Yuschenko had graduated from Ternopil Financial and Technical Institute. He has served as a village accountant and governor of the National Bank of Ukraine (1993-1999). Ukraine's national currency, the hryvnia, was put into circulation under his management.