Ivan Uparsin, who was an adviser in the team of Vladimir Zelensky during his presidential campaign, headed the Directorate of the national security and defense of the Office of the President of Ukraine, said the ex-defense Minister of Ukraine, leader of the party “Civic position” Anatoly Gritsenko.
“Ivan Uparsin that the team went to the polls, won the competition and was appointed Director General of the Directorate of the national security and defense of the Office of the President of Ukraine”, – I wrote to Gritsenko on his Facebook page on Friday.
The Agency “Interfax-Ukraine” do not have official confirmation of this information.
Uparsin was the Director of the Department of military policy and strategic planning Ministry of defense of Ukraine (2005-2007). In the team of the candidate in presidents of Ukraine Gritsenko in 2019 – candidate for the post of defense Minister.