The network has begun collecting signatures against the appointment of Andrey Urasa to the position of Chairman of the state service for ethnic policy and freedom of conscience.
Andriy yurash when Poroshenko was the head of the state Committee for religious Affairs and was one of the lobbyists receive the Tomos of autocephaly and ptsu. His son Sviatoslav yurash – today, MP from the “public Servants”.
Open letter with a demand not to appoint Urasa addressed to the President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky, the Prime Minister Alexey Goncharuk and the Minister of culture, youth and sports Vladimir the Borodyansky. The letter says that the previous President Petro Poroshenko led a dangerous policy relative to matters of faith, roughly using religion for their own political purposes. By their actions, the former President violated the principles of the Constitution (in particular, the separation of state from Church Affairs) and a number of international agreements. Officials during the reign Poroshenko supported his actions.
“Andriy yurash – Director of the Department of the Ministry of culture for religious Affairs and nationalities, all the previous five years, used his powers to undisguised preference is one of the denominations registered in Ukraine, and defiantly discriminated others, in particular, their priests and the faithful, violating the laws of Ukraine”, – said in the letter.
The authors of the address have reminded that in September the State Bureau of investigation has opened a criminal case against URSA for falsification of the case against the cleric of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church. And earlier yurash refused to register dozens of religious organizations and pressuring other government officials.
Further, the authors of the letter refer to the opinions of international organizations about the negative situation in Ukraine with human rights and religious discrimination under Poroshenko. Therefore, they have caused confusion trying to Urasa quickly repainted to get into a new political team.
“…We urge you to pay attention to the attempts to revise the results of the competition for the appointment of the Chairman of the State service for ethnic policy and freedom of conscience, which today are deployed with the aim to push A. Urasa for this position and resolutely put an end to them. Obviously, such attempts indicate corruption due to which this odious official seeks to reverse the decision of the expert Committee. The government should give a decisive rebuff to revenge of the destructive forces that discrediting it in the eyes of its citizens and the international community,” urged the authors.
Meanwhile yurash on your Facebook resents the fact that the contest for the post of head of the civil service was stopped. In his opinion, this is done to prevent it “to the next stage – consideration by the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine”.
Interestingly, in the comments of a post the author situatiation tasks of the competition Igor Kozlovsky wrote that fully supports the appointment Urasa.
Previously, “Country” told how the appointment Urasa for the post of head of the civil service want to push through the collection of signatures. Signatures began to be collected after the failure poroshenkovskogo official at the contest.