Ukraine's Minister for Non-Controlled Territories Resigns
OREANDA-NEWS. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Reintegration of Ukraine's Temporarily Untouchable Territories Oleksiy Reznikov has tendered his resignation. This was announced on Monday by government representative to parliament Taras Melnychuk.
"Member of the government - Deputy Prime Minister of Ukraine - Minister for Reintegration of the temporarily uncontrolled territories of Ukraine A. Reznikov has submitted a resignation letter,"- Melnychuk wrote on his Telegram channel.
Earlier, the Servant of the People presidential faction in the Verkhovna Rada tentatively agreed to rotate the government. According to the Ukrayinska Pravda news and analysis website, Reznikov will take the post of defence minister, while MP Iryna Vereshchuk will work in his position. Deputy Prime Minister Oleh Uruskyy will be replaced by the head of the State Customs Service, Pavlo Ryabikin. And the dismissal of Economics Minister Oleksiy Lyubchenko is still in question. It is being discussed that Yuliya Sviridenko may be appointed deputy head of the presidential office instead of Lyubchenko.
The final personnel decision will be made at a meeting of the Servant of the People parliamentary faction on Monday evening.