The Verkhovna Rada has gone on a half – hour break at the statement of the two factions “Batkivschyna” and “Samopomich”. Online broadcast of the morning plenary session led official channel “Rada”.
“The Bureau received a statement from two factions – the “Batkivschyna” and “Samopomich” – demanding a real break for half an hour,” said Parubiy.
At the time of the break, he invited the heads of parliamentary factions to his office.
“I declare from the two factions break. But this break was not in vain, I invite all the heads of the factions to his office for consultations. Accordingly, we will continue our work in 30 minutes – at 11:15,” – said paruby.
After some time the first Vice-the speaker of Parliament Irina Gerashchenko reported about the extension of the break as Andriy Parubiy with the heads of parliamentary factions still in touch. This was reported by the correspondent of “112 Ukraine” TV channel.
Note, in the beginning of the morning plenary meeting, the head of the Batkivshchyna party Yulia Tymoshenko said that her faction will not vote for any bill until the vote for the creation of the interim investigation Commission to investigate the attacks on public figures and for the abolition of increase in gas prices.
For his part, MP from the faction “Samopomich” Elena Sotnik from the podium stressed that the force requires the creation of an independent temporary Commission, the head of which shall be in no way connected with the factions of the coalition – the PPB and the PF.