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According to the politician, the adoption of the land market, will make Ukraine a “third world country”. Tymoshenko also angered the allowed limit the sale of land in one hand.
The head of the faction Batkivshchyna Yulia Tymoshenko announced the transition of its political force in opposition to the authorities in connection with a vote in Parliament on 13 November for the law on the land market, which has become known with her application Facebook. “Our team announces the transition of the Batkivshchyna party in opposition to the policy of destruction of Ukraine, in opposition to the policy of the continuation of the era of poverty. We declare opposition to the sale under the hammer of all strategic objects of Ukrainian property, including land. We do not share this policy”, – Tymoshenko said. She said the party plans to make a submission to the constitutional court to clarify article 13 of the Constitution, which says that Ukrainian land is the property of the Ukrainian people. She added that the view has sent to the constitutional court. In addition, Tymoshenko said that the appeal in the court of the adoption of the law in the first reading, because it passed with violations of the rules. Under the Parliament’s consideration draft laws on land market, Tymoshenko spoke against. She stated that the proposed law does not address the question of the sale of land to Ukrainians with dual citizenship. Tymoshenko also confuses the allowed limit the sale of land in some hands – 200-210 thousand hectares. According to the politician, the adoption of the land market, will make Ukraine a “third world country”. As you know, November 13 the Verkhovna Rada in the first reading voted for the draft law on public Servants on the sale of agricultural land. The bill was supported only by the MPs from the Servants of the people, 227 people’s deputies and 13 independent parliamentarians. When considering Tymoshenko reminded her about the draft law on land market in 2008. Bill 2008 proposed to sell the land to foreigners and foreign companies, to foreign States.