Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Vasyl Bodnar said on Twitter that he received copies of credentials from the new Ambassador of Hungary to Ukraine, István Ijdyarto.
“Today, I received copies of credentials from the new ambassador of Hungary in Ukraine, István Íjgyártó.
We have agreed to work on a positive agenda of bilateral relations. Mr. Ambassador is studying Ukrainian, which will undoubtedly help him in his professional activities,” Bodnar wrote.
The previous Ambassador of Hungary to Ukraine, Ernő Keskeny completed his diplomatic mission in Kyiv and left Ukraine on November 5.
On October 13, Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin said that Ukraine would soon approve the new Hungarian ambassador Íjgyártó, who would replace Keskeny.
Íjgyártó was the ambassador to Russia from 2011 to 2014.