16.05.2016. A Blow to the President: How could Hroisman and Lutsenko ruin Poroshenko’s rating, Ilko Kucheriv Democratic Initiatives Foundation


Yesterday was an extraordinary day in the Parliament, to put it mildly. Thursday was full of surprising developments – blocking of the rostrum, constant cries of “Shame!”, clashes between the members of President’s faction and the opposition, the appointment of a new Prosecutor General after the adoption of the law made “for one person” and its immediate publication in the “Voice of Ukraine”.

Despite the protests of the majority of the parliamentary factions and numerous talks about another collusion between oligarches and the cooperation of President’s “Block of Petro Poroshenko” with the politicians from the era of Viktor Yanukovich, the fact that Yuriy Lutsenko was appointed as a Prosecutor General of Ukraine, is the reality of today’s Ukraine.

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