Ukrainian Politics

 Svoboda Wants to Revoke Mandates of 20 Deputies with Dual Citizenship

Leader of the opposition faction told the press about the inquiry to the SSU.

Leaderof Svoboda Oleh Tiahnybok informed that MP from his partyMiroshnichenko filed an inquiry to the Security Service about dualcitizenship of deputies last session, but the answer was notsatisfactory, reports Censor.NET.

"This is a gross violation of Ukrainianlegislation. Because those people who have one passport in the leftpocket, and the other - to the right do not have the right to bedeputies . Unfortunately, the answer from the SSU said that thematter is beyond their jurisdiction. Then whose competency is it?According to our information, about 20 deputies are citizens ofother countries. This poses a legal liability - depriving themandates.

According to Tiahnybok, the Parliament will beunlocked only if the law upheld.

Источник: https://en.censor.net.ua/n234987