She stated that the session week could lead to a “sale under the hammer of agricultural land of Ukraine”
KIEV, November 11. /TASS/. This session week the Verkhovna Rada will be the most tragic in the history of Ukraine, if deputies will approve the bill for the sale of agricultural land. Such a statement on Monday made the party leader “Batkivshchyna” Yulia Tymoshenko.”I think that this session may go down in history of Ukraine as one of the most tragic weeks of work of the Verkhovna Rada. It can lead to such consequences that we have no way to back off – sale under the hammer of agricultural land of Ukraine”, – she said at a meeting of the conciliatory Council of the Rada.
Tymoshenko reminded that it is “about 72% of the Ukrainian territory of the latter, in fact, the wealth that remained in Ukraine”. “In addition, the bill provides that the land will be sold including foreigners, will be sold strata on 200 thousand hectares in one hand she continued. It says that you have already prepared the creation of a large oligarchic model of appropriation of agricultural land, where a few corporations can own the Ukraine”.
In Parliament a group of deputies from “Servants of the people” was a project of the land law, which abolished the moratorium on its sale. The Ukrainian parliamentarians intend to consider it on Tuesday, despite the fact that parliamentary hearings on the issue scheduled for December 4th.On Monday, the Ukrainian farmers in 13 regions blocked 17 trunk roads. People demand the abolition of land reform.