OREANDA-NEWS. May 22, 2012.  The Chairman of the State Service of Ukraine on Drugs Control Volodymyr  Tymoshenko thanked the Prime Minister of Ukraine Mykola Azarov for supporting the Service activities to enhance the control in this area and combating drug trafficking. He said this during the international conference of high level "Ukrainian society and drugs: forming of a new strategic approach," which takes place in Kyiv on 21-23 May.

As the Service Head noted, the forum as one of the most important events this year is a joint project of State Service of Ukraine on Drugs Control, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) and the Pompidou Group of the Council of Europe, which was sponsored by the authoritative international organizations and U.S. Government.