PACE has confirmed powers of the Russian delegation, Ukraine withdrew troops near the village of Lugansk. Most importantly for the day

ПАСЕ подтвердила полномочия российской делегации, Украина отвела войска в районе Станицы Луганской. Главное за день

The day to PACE

The parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe by 116 votes to 62 adopted a resolution on the credentials of the Russian delegation without any restrictions. Ukrainian MPs said that the protest will leave the PACE session.

Representatives of the seven delegations read out a statement on joint actions in connection with the crisis in PACE caused by the lifting of sanctions against Russia.

The new Secretary General

Vice-Prime Minister, Minister of foreign Affairs of Croatia Maria pejčinović-Boric elected as the new Secretary General of the Council of Europe, the term of office will begin September 20.

Ukrainian elections

According to the survey by the Sociological group “Rating”, the entrance barrier at the extraordinary elections to the Verkhovna Rada to overcome the five political forces. The poll Fund “Democratic initiatives” and Razumkov Center showed that more than 5% of the votes of those who are undecided, have six parties.

Eight governors

The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine approved the proposal of President Vladimir Zelensky candidates for the posts of heads of eight regional administrations. The approval of the governors, despite the protests of the Deputy Prime Minister Vyacheslav Kirilenko, was held behind closed doors.

The troops

Near the village of Lugansk took place the first stage of the withdrawal of forces and means, reported at the headquarters of operation joint forces. Ukrainian military under the supervision of the OSCE moved from the position in front of the checkpoint of entry-departure. Breeding is stipulated by agreements reached in 2016 in Minsk.

Searches Biryukova

The candidate in people’s deputies from the party of “European solidarity”, the former adviser of the President of Petro Poroshenko Yuri Biryukov employees of the state Bureau of investigation conducted a search. Biryukov called the incident political repression.

The Director of RRT novel Pipe reported that it conducted about 40 searches in the framework of criminal proceedings on the purchase of property for the Armed forces of Ukraine at inflated prices. According to him, part of the property, which was bought for APU, was unusable and could threaten the life and health of servicemen. Biryukov announced on suspicion, he added to the Tube.