Valeriy Pustovoitenko

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Valeriy Pustovoitenko
Minister of Cabinet of Ukraine
In office
April 1993 – September 1993
Prime Minister Leonid Kuchma
Preceded by Anatoliy Lobov
Succeeded by Ivan Dotsenko
In office
July 1994 – July 1997
Prime Minister Vitaliy Masol
Yevhen Marchuk
Pavlo Lazarenko
Preceded by Ivan Dotsenko
Succeeded by Anatoliy Tolstoukhov
6th Prime Minister of Ukraine
In office
16 July 1997 – 30 November 1999
President Leonid Kuchma
Preceded by Pavlo Lazarenko
Succeeded by Viktor Yushchenko
Minister of Transportation
In office
9 June 2001 – 2002
Prime Minister Anatoliy Kinakh
Preceded by Leonid Kostyuchenko
Succeeded by Heorhiy Kirpa
Personal details
Born (1947-02-23) 23 February 1947 (age 71)
village of Adamivka,
Berezanka Raion,
Mykolaiv Oblast,
Ukrainian SSR

Valeriy Pavlovych Pustovoitenko (born 23 February 1947) was confirmed as prime minister of Ukraine on 16 July 1997. Pustovoitenko was Ukraine's eighth prime minister,[1] he resigned in connection with Leonid Kuchma's re-election for a new term.[2] He is a former leader of the People's Democratic Party of Ukraine.[3]


  1. ^ Zviglyanich, Volodymyr (12 September 1997). "WHAT ROLE DOES UKRAINE'S NEW PRIME MINISTER PLAY IN PRESIDENT'S KUCHMA'S GAME PLAN?". Prism Volume: 3 Issue: 14. Washington, DC: Jamestown Foundation. 
  2. ^ Neilan, Terence (15 December 1999). "World Briefing". The New York Times. New York, New York: The New York Times Company. pp. A14. Retrieved 22 January 2010. 
  3. ^ Kuzio, Taras (18 July 2004). "Former Party-of-power Divided Over Supporting Yanukovych". Eurasia Daily Monitor. 1 (54). 
Sporting positions
Preceded by
Viktor Bannikov
Presidents of FFU
Succeeded by
Hryhoriy Surkis
Political offices
Preceded by
Vasyl Durdynets
Prime Minister of Ukraine
Succeeded by
Viktor Yushchenko