Speaker of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Andrii Parubii instructed the Committee on Human Rights, National Minorities and Interethnic Relations to urgently consider the presidential bill No. 6175 in order to adopt it at the plenary session on Thursday.
Verkhovna Rada Speaker Andrii Parubii says he ordered a probe into the incident in the Verkovna Rada on March 15.
Speaker of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Andrii Parubii is paying an official visit to Japan. He has already visited Yokosuka Naval Base and discussed military cooperation with the commandant of the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF).
Attempts to convince Western partners that Ukraine may compromise on Crimea are a part of a purposeful campaign inside and beyond Ukraine attempted to provide legal grounds or give a legitimate reason for presence of the Russian invaders in the country.
Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Speaker Andrii Parubii says if a decision to introduce martial law is taken, it should be applied to the whole territory of Ukraine, while the government must be prepared to make this hard step.
Former head of Yanukovych's administration Andrii Kliuiev said that the main organizers of the events on the Maidan in 2014 were the head of the National Security Council Oleksandr Turchynov, the Parliament speaker Andrii Parubii and MP Serhii Pashynskyi.
Verkhovna Rada Chairman Andrii Parubii believes there are no reasons for holding early parliamentary elections.
Speaker of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Andrii Parubii expects parliament to tackle the issue of stripping Opposition bloc MP Vadym Novynskyi of immunity next plenary week.
Ukrainian investigators will bring charges against ex-President Viktor Yanukovych during his interrogation via video link on Nov. 25. This will promote soonest completion of the probe into crimes against the Maidan activists.
Verkhovna Rada Chairman Andrii Parubii and President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan has met in Istanbul.
The process of visa regime introduction for Russian citizens travelling to Ukraine will last up to six months.
Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Andrii Parubii proposed to raise the issue of visa regime introduction with the Russian Federation and expanding the sanctions against this country.
The speaker reminded that the next meeting of Ukrainian parliament members will be held next Tuesday.
National commemorating activities will start at 7 p.m. Sept. 29 at the Babyn Yar national memorial with participation of President Petro Poroshenko, PM Volodymyr Hroisman, Rada Speaker Andrii Parubii, and Kyiv Mayor Vitalii Klitschko
The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine is going to hold an extraordinary meeting to dismiss judges who violated the oath Sept. 29.