Yushchenko's Our Ukraine has drafted an agreement setting the basis for a coalition with the Yuliya Tymoshenko Bloc and the Socialist Party.
Together, the three political blocs would have a majority in the new parliament. But the same coalition fell apart last September, when Yushchenko fired Tymoshenko as prime minister.
"Lessons have been learned," Yushchenko said. "The problems that made the previous coalition fall apart have been resolved. How lasting is this [new] coalition going to be? I'm sure everything depends on trust, on the sincerity of declared values, and on individual actions."
Yushchenko also said the pro-Russian Party of Regions' first-place finish in the March 26 parliamentary vote also needed to be taken into consideration.
(compiled from agency reports)
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