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Azerbaijan: Ukrainian Delegation's Talks Focus On Oil

Baku, 21 April 1997 (RFE/RL) - A Ukrainian government delegation led by the State Minister in charge of Industrial Policy and the Fuel and Energy Complex, Anatoly Minchenko, is visiting Baku for talks on cooperation agreements signed during the visit to Kyiv last month by Azerbaijan's President Heydar Aliyev.

Ukraine's government press service tells Interfax news agency that the talks will focus on a Trans-Caucasus transport corridor, possible transit of Caspian Sea oil to Western Europe via Ukraine, and cooperation in the development of Caspian oil fields.