Opposition leader Arseniy Yatsenyuk during a briefingnamed a number of decisions that need to be taken urgently in orderto accelerate the process of European integration, reportsCensor.NET.
Yanukovychreceived a clear vision of our EU partners of what we need to do tosign association. First of all, we are talking about selectivejustice. What is behind a beautiful term "selective justice" whichconstantly comes up - it is primarily a decision on the release ofYulia Tymoshenko and Yurii Lutsenko. And they need to be releasedimmediately," he said. "The issue of release of political prisonersis on the agenda of our European integration."
In addition,Yatsenyuk said that Europe insists on Ukraine adopting an ElectionCode. In his view, this regulatory document is gaining importancewith the approach of elections to Kyiv city council, as well asPresidential elections of 2015.
Yatsenyuk alsorecalled that Ukraine needs to implement reforms in the justicesector, justice and the fight against corruption.
"Until May Ukraineshould demonstrate substantial progress in reforms. Party ofRegions wants now and in the EU, and the customs union andtherefore flies between the chairs," saidYatsenyuk.
Chairman ofBatkivschyna faction said the opposition initiates the creation ofinterfactional Ukraine-EU committee which would prepare alllegislation necessary for Ukraine to sign the political associationwith the EU and the free trade zone: "Such interfactional committeemust work with our European partners and European parliamentarians.It should be the highest political authority to pass legislation onthe approximation of Ukraine to the EU."
He said that thecommittee members will be the faction leaders. And in the processtopped proposed to use the European format - the principle ofrotational presidency. "This political authority must consider allthe bills that are necessary for the signing of the AssociationAgreement and free trade zone with the EU. Once, when there ispolitical consensus on such bills, they are transferred to therelevant committee - on the issues of European integration, whichis headed by Gregory Nemyrya.Danny relevant committee deals withall the legal logistics, take appropriate action and submit thesedraft laws to Parliament, "- said ArsenyYatsenyuk.