According to the Ukrainian Pravda, he managed to tell this to Obama during the photoshoot but the Presidential press service did not specify this detail.
"There was a photoshoot procedure with President Obama and during this short meeting there was a brief information exchange," Yanukovych told the press, reports Interfax.
According to the Ukrainian President, Barrack Obama asked about the supply of equipment for the research lab that will work on low enriched uranium in Kharkiv. "I told him the equipment is coming in according to the schedule."
In the brief period Yanukovych also managed to wish Obama good luck in the elections that will take place in November.
"I told him that we are preparing for elections, too, and we hope that they will be democratic," noted Yanukovych.