He said in an interview with Ukrainska Pravda, Censor.NET reports.
"I cannot say that I am somehow dependent on the president or vice versa. There is good cooperation between us," he said.
"I do believe that all government officials must find a way to constructive cooperation. It is vital. I was able to work under tenure of self-perpetuating regional administration and regional council chairmen for five years. We managed to find a common ground. I am absolutely independent in my decisions, in my professional opinion," Hroisman said.