Day: November 10, 2009

Ukraine flu panic "created for political motives"

Ukraine’s President Viktor Yushchenko has said in a public statement that although the statistical incidence in Ukraine of influenza and SARS (acute respiratory virus infection) was higher three years ago and one year ago, this year speculation and panic have been artificially created for political motives. Ukraine’s next presidential election is scheduled to be held on January 17, 2010.