Ukrainian Parliament of the 9th convocation starts working

18:55, 29 August 2019

The day has come. The ninth convocation of the Ukrainian Parliament convened for the opening session. The government of Volodymyr Groysman immediately stepped down, as he himself claimed in his speech on this occasion.

The new Parliament members elected Dmytro Razumkov as Speaker. By the end of the day, they are also supposed to voted for the new Prime Minister and govermnent members. The lawmakers will consider lifting the immunity off themselves and even the President.

Five parliamentary factions and one MP group are already there. Servant of the People party faction will be acting as the single-party majority.