The Verkhovna Rada upon its return from summer holidays should consider the education reform among the first issues on its agenda.
Between June 2016 and June 2017, 6,220,450 hryvnia ($239,248) was held back from MPs salaries for absence at their workplace. The funds have been returned to the state budget.
The motion by the Prosecutor General of Ukraine Yurii Lutsenko for indictment, detention, and arrest of MP Mykhailo Dobkin (Opposition Bloc faction) has been sent to procedure committee of the parliament.
The United States and Ukraine might sign a security agreement stipulating for placement of American military reserves in Ukraine.
More than 100 people including Ukraine’s senior officials will give testimony in the case of high treason filed against Ukrainian ex-president Viktor Yanukovych.
Speaker of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Andrii Parubii instructed the Committee on Human Rights, National Minorities and Interethnic Relations to urgently consider the presidential bill No. 6175 in order to adopt it at the plenary session on Thursday.
Verkhovna Rada Speaker Andrii Parubii says he ordered a probe into the incident in the Verkovna Rada on March 15.
Speaker of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Andrii Parubii is paying an official visit to Japan. He has already visited Yokosuka Naval Base and discussed military cooperation with the commandant of the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF).
Attempts to convince Western partners that Ukraine may compromise on Crimea are a part of a purposeful campaign inside and beyond Ukraine attempted to provide legal grounds or give a legitimate reason for presence of the Russian invaders in the country.
Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Speaker Andrii Parubii says if a decision to introduce martial law is taken, it should be applied to the whole territory of Ukraine, while the government must be prepared to make this hard step.
Former head of Yanukovych's administration Andrii Kliuiev said that the main organizers of the events on the Maidan in 2014 were the head of the National Security Council Oleksandr Turchynov, the Parliament speaker Andrii Parubii and MP Serhii Pashynskyi.
Verkhovna Rada Chairman Andrii Parubii believes there are no reasons for holding early parliamentary elections.