Published Zelensky draft decree on the dissolution of Parliament

Опубликован проект указа Зеленского о роспуске Рады

The President-elect of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky has prepared a decree on dissolving the Verkhovna Rada. The draft document was published in the edition “Strenia”.

The publication notes that the final decision on early termination of powers of Parliament and the election has not been made yet. The corresponding document will be published on may 20, inauguration day Zelensky.

“Still there are discussions, but the project is already there. He may still be refined,” said a source close to the President-elect.

Extraordinary elections to the Parliament will be assigned on 14 July 2019, says a preliminary version.

The basis for the dissolution is the absence of a coalition majority. In February 2016 the coalition out of the party “Batkivschyna” and “Samopomich”. In the remaining two faction “Block of Petro Poroshenko” and “popular front” is less than half of the total number of deputies.