Ukrainian Politics

 President, prime minister, and parliament are in lockstep with each other, Yatseniuk says

Prime Minister Arsenii Yatseniuk says there is unity between him, President Petro Poroshenko, and the Verkhovna Rada.

He stated this on air of Ukrainian TV channels, Censor.NET reports citing Ukrainski Novyny.

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"Yes, we are undergoing hardships, but we keep the unity between the president, the prime minister and the Ukrainian parliament," the PM said.

He noted that the hopes of those who expected squabbling, discord, and conflicts among the Ukrainian democrats did not come true. Yatseniuk urged Ukrainians to distrust those, who said that reforms would not be implemented in the country next year.

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He added that both the state budget-2016 and the tax reform would be adopted soon, while the secondary education and health care reforms would be carried out in 2016.

It should be reminded that leader of Petro Poroshenko Bloc faction in the Verkhovna Rada Yurii Lutsenko ruled out dismissal of Yatseniuk if the Cabinet was reformatted.

Источник: https://censor.net.ua/en/n364986