Tag: Mustafa Nayyem

Rada Votes To Allow Yuriy Lutsenko To Become Prosecutor General Despite Lacking Law Degree

May 12, 2016

The Rada has passed a bill allowing President Poroshenko’s ally Yuriy Lutsenko to be nominated for the post of Prosecutor General despite lacking a law degree. In addition, Ihor Kononenko, against whom there are widespread accusations of corruption, has been reinstated as the deputy chairman of Poroshenko’s political party.

Day 772: Ukrainian Government Attempts To Salvage Coalition After Tymoshenko Backs Out

March 30, 2016

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