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Rada deprived Yanukovych of the title of President of Ukraine

Рада лишила Януковича звания Президента Украины

The Verkhovna Rada deprived the fugitive Viktor Yanukovych of the title of President of Ukraine.

For the corresponding bill number 1883 voted 281 MP from 226 minimum required.

Note that the initiators of this bill were Oleg Lyashko, Sergey Skuratovsky, Yulia Tymoshenko and Andrey Teteruk.

Before this, the author of the draft law, Lyashko, stated that the task of the Verkhovna Rada is not only to deprive Yanukovich of his title, but to bring "the entire gang of Yanukovich to criminal liability." “If there were no Yanukovych’s gang, there wouldn’t be Yanukovych. If there were not those who helped to steal, who voted for dictatorial laws, Yanukovych would be nobody. This is a political pygmy. And you continue to sit in the Verkhovna Rada "," Lyashko addressed the Opposition bloc. - "Therefore, the second step is to deprive the criminal bloc of deputy mandates, bring to justice."

Lyashko said that when the draft resolution was discussed, the head of the Supreme Court, Groisman, proposed adding paragraph 2 of this law with a phrase - not only to take the presidential rank, but also to shoot him.

Lyashko stressed that the speaker as a modest person asked not to tell this.

“I support, we will shoot, when we get out of the ground and bring it here to Maidan. Where he killed people, there he will end his rotten dog life,” said Lyashko.

Groysman, in turn, added that he offered to shoot only by a court decision.

"The Law of Ukraine" On depriving V. Yanukovich of the title of President of Ukraine. "The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine decides: I. To deprive V. Yanukovich of the title of President of Ukraine. II. The law comes into force on the day following its publication," the document says.

Only Dobkin voted against the deprivation of fugitive Yanukovych

The only deputy who voted against the deprivation of Viktor Yanukovich of the title of President of Ukraine was voted only by the former Kharkiv governor Mikhail Dobkin.

According to the "Ukrainian Truth", evidence of this data on the website of the Verkhovna Rada.

Another deputy abstained - he was the representative of the Bloc of Petro Poroshenko Alexei Mushak.

30 deputies present did not vote for this decision, 11 of them came from the BPP, three from the Popular Front, nine from the Opposition bloc, one from the Lyashko party, four from the Economic Development group, and two out of fractional ones.

It is significant that 12 deputies from the "Opposition bloc" supported this decision. Among them - Yuriy Boyko, Alexander Vilkul and others.