President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky dismissed Valery Geletey from the post of the Head of State Security Administration and appointed Oleksy Otserklevych instead of him as presidential website reported.
“To release Valery V. Geletey from the post of the Head of State Security Administration of Ukraine”, the order stated. Zelensky appointed Oleksy Otserklevych at this post.
Moreover, the president dismissed Volodymyr Dakhnovsky, the First Deputy Head of State Security Administration of Ukraine. Vyacheslav Shumny was appointed at this post.
Earlier Valery Geletey filed the letter of resignation and added tat he did not do this before the inauguration as it would be irresponsible. Valery Geletey was appointed at the post of the administration’s head on October 14, 2014. Then he was the Defense Minister of Ukraine but filed letter of resignation on October 12.
Ukraine’s PM Groysman wrote a letter of resignation, which is dated May 20. He said he would resign on Wednesday, May 22. Groysman headed Ukraine’s Government since April 14, 2016.