Germany offers Ukraine to treat Tymoshenko in Berlin

Germany is in talks with Ukraine on an offer to treat jailed former prime minister Yulia Tymoshenko for her health problems in Berlin, Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle said Friday after meeting Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych.

"The German offer of medical treatment for Mrs Tymoshenko in Berlin remains in place. I emphasised this," Westerwelle told reporters, adding that the two sides would "work further" to find a solution.