Rada voted for a return of the Ukrainian delegation will come to Kyiv in PACE
The Verkhovna Rada adopted as a basis and in General the draft resolution No. 2718, which provides for the restoration of participation of delegation of Ukraine in parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe.
In the explanatory note to postanovleniy stated that the goal of participation of the Ukrainian delegation to PACE is to “prevent saving of the current situation in Europe, arising from the aggressive foreign policy of the Russian Federation”.
The Ukrainian delegation did not participate in the work of the PACE after 25 June 2019 due to the return to Assembly of the Russian delegation.
Review of the draft law on decentralization
The President of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky after a meeting with the leadership of the parliamentary faction of the “servant of the people” has decided to withdraw its earlier filed bill No. 2598 “On amendments to the Constitution of Ukraine (regarding the decentralization of power)” and send it back for revision.
A decree on conscription for military service in 2020
Zelensky today signed a decree №13/2020 about the conscription of men from 18 years. The document stipulates that in 2020, the call for military service will be held in April – June and October – December.
A bill on gambling business adoption in the first reading
Today, the MPs voted for the bill No. 2285-d “On state regulation of activities on organization and conduct of gambling” in the first reading. Revised draft law was supported by 260 MPs.
The Senate began the trial of impeachment trump
Congressmen the lower house of Congress – the house of representatives brought to the upper house – the Senate – the materials of the case of impeachment of the President of the United States Donald trump. Lawmakers read out the article of the charge, imposed by the us President that started the process in the Senate.
Consideration of the merits will start on January 21.
Identification of bodies of victims in plane crash MAU Ukrainians made up
The bodies of all the 11 Ukrainians killed in the crash of a passenger plane Boeing 737-800 flight PS752 “International airlines of Ukraine” is identified, according to the Ministry of internal Affairs of Ukraine. Transmission planning to hold on December 19.
The Minister of foreign Affairs of Iran Javad Zarif said that Tehran is ready to transfer bodies of the lost Ukrainian citizens and experts to decode the flight recorders.
The new Prime Minister in Russia and a new position for Medvedev
The state Duma unanimously supported the candidacy of Michael mishustina for the post of Prime Minister. President Vladimir Putin signed a decree on his appointment and dismissed from the post of Dmitry Medvedev.
Medvedev, he was appointed to the newly created position of Deputy head of the Russian security Council.