The draft amendments to the Constitution of Euro-Atlantic integration of Ukraine, which was initiated by the President of Ukraine, contrary to the Declaration on state sovereignty. Such opinion on air of TV channel “112 Ukraine” was expressed by political expert Elena Dyachenko.
The President plans to make these changes in the preamble. The preamble sets out the objectives of the Constitution during its adoption. The point about the concern about social order and public harmony we are moving toward joining the North Atlantic Alliance. I have a question. With 30-45% support for NATO Ukrainians according to sociological research, about a longstanding desire of the Ukrainian people to join NATO may be involved?” she said.
“In the end we get the preamble to the changes, which already contradict the Declaration on state sovereignty, which is the basis of the Constitution, where in Chapter 9 it is written that Ukraine is committed to become a neutral state. In the end we get a preamble, which is contrary to the Constitution, the Declaration of state sovereignty,” she added.
Recall President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has today submitted to Parliament a draft of amendments to the Constitution of the Euro-Atlantic direction of Ukraine.
According to the President’s representative in the Verkhovna Rada Iryna Lutsenko, will be amended in article 85, 102, 116, which provides for liability of BP, the President of Ukraine and the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine to consolidate the European, Euro-Atlantic direction. In addition, there will be changes in the preamble of the Constitution.