The Prosecutor General of Ukraine Yuriy Lutsenko has accused the presidential candidate and leader of the party “Civic position” Anatoly Gritsenko of lying about the fact that the son of the public Prosecutor was not involved in the ATO. In response, the former defense Minister apologized to Lutsenko, Jr., however, responded harshly to his father.
The dispute policy led to their pages on Facebook. Lutsenko demanded that Hrytsenko to apologize for the insult to his son and gave him up to 24 hours.
“I learned that presidential candidate Hrytsenko, trying to answer the question Dmytro Gordon on the reasons for his non-participation in the ATO, said that the war would have ended long ago if I hadn’t been hiding his son from the front. Give 24 hours for apology,” he said.
According to Lutsenko, his son Alexander went to the front in the Donbass in 2014 as a volunteer and served as a soldier of the 2nd gun of the 1st fire platoon of the 2nd battery of the 1st howitzer battalion of the 55th Zaporozhye teams. The politician also posted in the social network pictures of son during military service in the ATO.
In turn, Gritsenko refused to apologize to Yuri Lutsenko, but asked for forgiveness from his son Alexander Lutsenko, who, according to him, was really a volunteer in the ATO.
“The attorney General Lutsenko too outraged by my interview Dmitry Gordon. Where I said about high rank, who were hiding their sons from the draft. Someone completely, someone after several months in the ATO in advance of they returned to their home, or in Parliament, or in “Ukroboronprom”. When the other guys mobilized in a year or more,” wrote Hrytsenko.
“I know that Lutsenko-the son is really a volunteer soldier, know that he was in the ATO, although not a year as others. But he fought, and honor to the son, and praise. If my words did somehow hurt, Lutsenko-the son I apologize,” – said the politician.