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 President proposed Yarosh position in Defense Ministry - Herashchenko


President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko proposed the leader of the "Right Sector", MP Dmytro Yarosh to take up a post in the Ministry of Defense.

Adviser to Interior Minister Anton Herashchenko said on Channel 5, Censor.NET reports citing Ukrinform.

"I confirm that Dmytro Yarosh has received a proposal from the president to take a position in the Ministry of Defense. I would have welcomed the decision, if Dmytro Yarosh would start working in the governmental service," Herashchenko said.

According to him, the Right Sector leader is "frankly bored" in the Verkhovna Rada, besides Yarosh is still recovering after being seriously wounded.

"I would be glad to participate in creation of a Voluntary Union of Defense of Ukraine together with Dmytro Yarosh following the example of the Estonian, Finnish, and Swiss systems," Herashchenko said.

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Источник: https://en.censor.net.ua/n330217