Zelensky dismisses Ukrainian Parliament at his inauguration and announces early elections after he took an oath of allegiance to the Ukrainian people.
“I dismiss the eighth Verkhovna Rada,” the Head of the state announced.
He also demanded to fire Head of the Security Service of Ukraine.
The inauguration of Volodymyr Zelensky to the post of president of Ukraine took place today, on May 20 at 10:00 Kyiv time.
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As it was reported earlier, People’s Front, left the parliamentary coalition last Friday, on May 17. Thus, the coalition of the Ukrainian Parliament has ceased to be and 30 days provided to form a new coalition, in other words, it is almost impossible to dissolve the parliament in such terms.
ZeTeam reacted to the happened and said that it is impossible to leave something that does not exist. Later it was specified that it is still possible to dissolve the parliament and team of Zelensky may use such possibility.