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 Poroshenko Proposes to Appoint Geletei the Head of the Defense Ministry and Muzhenko the Head of the General Staff


President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko met with leaders of parliamentary groups and factions of the Verkhovna Rada.

It is reported by Censor.NET citing the press service of the Head of State.

During the meeting, the President stated that he made a number of decisions regarding changes in the management of the security sector. According to the President, the sector under the military operation conditions "requires strengthening and serious, comprehensive and systemic reform."

The Head of State noted that when deciding on appointments he based them on the principles of professionalism, dedication and selflessness.

The Ukrainian President said that he would propose the Verkhovna Rada to appoint Colonel-General Valerii Geletei as the Defense Minister and Lieutenant General Viktor Muzhenko as the Head of the General Staff. The President also noted that to improve coordination and management of the security sector on these issues he will appoint First Deputy Head of Presidential Administration Yurii Kosuk.

Источник: https://en.censor.net.ua/n292403