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 Rada plenary session to begin with Savchenko’a address, Speaker Parubii says

A speech delivered by Batkivshchyna faction MP Nadiia Savchenko will open the plenary week of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine on Tuesday, May 31.

As reported by Censor.NET citing Interfax-Ukraine, this was said by Speaker of the Ukrainian Parliament Andrii Parubii.

"We agreed that tomorrow's plenary session will begin with a speech by Nadiia Savchenko - our sworn sister and the Member of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine. And I think that it will be a good sign if she will be able to deliver her speech from the main rostrum of the state not only to the lawmakers, but also all Ukrainians," the Verkhovna Rada speaker said opening a meeting of the coordination board of factions leaders, committees, and parliamentary groups on Monday.

See more: Savchenko discussed liberation of prisoners with UN Assistant Secretary-General Šimonović. PHOTO

It should be reminded that Nadiia Savchenko, who had been illegally held in the Russian prison for two years, returned to Ukraine May 25. She visited the building of the Verkhovna Rada May 27 and got acquainted with activities peculiar to MP's job.

See more: Savchenko visited graves of brothers in arms killed in Donbas. PHOTOS

 
 
 
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