The president of Ukraine Victor YANUKOVYCH congratulated compatriots on the Independence Day.
In the congratulation published on the official site, the head of state noted that the power directs the efforts to receiving by the state of economic independence.
"19 years ago with big hope and belief we accepted a destiny call - became on a way of creation and creation of own independent state. Feature of today's time when we pass already in 20-й year of Independence, that the power does everything for obtaining economic independence by Ukraine is. As the true independence is based on this base", - V. Yanukovych emphasized.
According to the President, his program of reforms is a program of creation of economically independent Ukrainian state. "It is the program of creation of such bases of independence at which "The Ukrainian independent state", are there would be not simply beautiful words, and lifestyle of all Ukrainian people", - he emphasized.
V. Yanukovych noted that works over realization of judicial reform that people could count on fair courts that the Law and human rights, instead of policy and money was a cornerstone of the Ukrainian justice.
According to the head of state, he also works over cancellation "a draconian authorization system which is a magnet for corruption, presses small and medium business, frightens off the foreign investor".
"I support and I will always keep development strong and free Mas - medeas as it is basic principles of democracy", - the President noted.
Besides, he emphasized that won't allow the country to curtail from a democratic way of reforms "to please selfish interests of some irresponsible politicians". "I know that for this purpose it is necessary to make huge efforts and resources to reach the true economic independence", - the President told.
According to V. Yanukovych, a way which was chosen by the power, very difficult and very heavy. "But there is no other way to the real freedom and the true independence. There is no other way to that independent Ukraine in which I would like that there lived our children", - he added.
The president promised that will make all efforts to construct such Ukraine - really independent, really prospering in which people can adequately live.