Prosecutor General Yarema dismissed along with his deputies, source says

Vitalii Yarema is leaving Prosecutor General’s Office together with his closest associates.

This is stated by a source from the president's inner circle, Censor.NET reports citing Ukrainska Pravda.

The source noted that together with Vitaly Yarema the president dismissed his deputies Oleh Zalisko, Oleh Bachun, and Anatolii Danylenko. Viktor Shokin, who served as Deputy Attorney General in 2002 and 2004 and is considered to be very close to President Poroshenko, will be appointed acting Prosecutor General.

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Earlier, Censor.NET reported that Poroshenko is ready to sign Vitalii Yarema's resignation from the post of Prosecutor General.

Источник: https://censor.net.ua/en/n323874