President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has congratulated Mariano Rajoy on his election as Prime Minister of Spain. Ukrainian leader wrote this on Twitter.
"Congratulations on the election of Mariano Rajoy as Prime Minister of Spain. The crisis has been overcome, but there are no less difficult challenges ahead. Unity is paramount", wrote the Head of the Ukrainian state.
Recall, the leader of the center-right Popular Party of Spain Mariano Rajoy received a parliamentary mandate to form a government.
During the re-vote on October 29 for his nomination voted 170 deputies, 111 were against and 68 abstained.
Officially, Spain's King Felipe VI will have to confirm the mandate of Prime Minister.