In the European Union expect that the anti-corruption court in Ukraine will work until the end of 2018. The Association stressed that the fight against corruption is a key component of the Association Agreement between the EU and Ukraine.
This is stated in the message on the website of the EU.
We anticipate that the court will be fully operational by the end of the year. The European Union is ready to support this process,
– stated in the message.
In the Union of countries noted that this will benefit Ukrainian citizens and businesses.
Also, the EU recalled that the anti-corruption institution should be fully independent in performing their tasks and at the same time not have excessive exposure.
We will remind, on 7 June, the Verkhovna Rada endorsed the draft law on establishing the Higher anti-corruption court. In the second reading and in General voted for by 315 MPs. On 9 June the Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada Andriy Parubiy has signed the law on the corruption court, and on June 19 Poroshenko submitted to the Parliament white paper – a bill to create Higher anti-corruption court. June 21, the Verkhovna Rada from the second attempt voted for a basis and in entirety for the launch of the law on Higher anti-corruption court.