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Deputies want President-elect spoke about his first steps.

Several factions of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine has made demands to the newly elected President of Ukraine , Vladimir Zelensky , demanding to talk about their steps on a post of the head of state, and also spoke about his expectations from him, reports “Ukrainian truth”.

These statements were voiced during the plenary session of Parliament on Tuesday.

Thus, the Chairman of the faction “people’s front” Maxim Burbak said that on April 21, Ukraine chose a new President and his main task – to return the occupied territories and defend the country from Russian aggression.

He noted that over the past five years Ukraine has received bezviz, energy independence, made sanctions against Russia, improved its army, and more and these achievements need to be protected.

“Responsibilities of the President are clearly spelled out in the Constitution – security, army, protection of rights and freedoms, foreign policy. And the President is obliged to adhere to the basic law, which now clearly States that Ukraine is in NATO and the EU. It is the will of the Ukrainian people,” – said Bourbaki.

He noted that Zelensky is obliged to follow this course, and all attempts to capitulate to Russia unacceptable.

“The President, government and Parliament must work together for the success of the country. Expect to hear from the new President about the planned steps for the first hundred days the first year and for the whole period. Now Ukraine needs more honesty and realism” – said Bourbaki.

The leader of “Radical party” Oleg Lyashko said that on 21 April, the Ukrainians knocked out the old “system of greed and oligarchy,” but she can be reborn if you don’t enter preventative steps.

In particular, he noted the need to adopt a law on impeachment that will make the President, regardless of the names, be accountable to the people.

Lyashko stressed that the demands from the new President ending the “age of poverty” – the reduction of tariffs, increase of salaries, pensions and so on.

“When the new team says that the President is not responsible, we want to remind you that the President can overrule the decisions of the government. And that Poroshenko has signed the decision about the agreement with the IMF,” – said the leader of “RPL”.

“We appeal to the new President to immediately reconsider the agreement with the IMF and to cancel the decision of the government on increase of tariffs”, – said Lyashko.

The Chairman of the faction “Samopomich” Oleg Berezyuk noted that the President is not a monarch, but a servant of the Ukrainian people, so it is first necessary to remove inviolability from deputies and the head of state.

He added that while the President expects the defence budget transparent, security, including energy, the law on the destruction of the “Rotterdam +” and the other steps in the interests of the people.

About the necessity of immediate adoption of the law of impeachment said the representative of the faction “Batkivschyna” Andriy Kozhemyakin.

According to him, the relevant document fraction was registered in 2014 and now his demand to include in the agenda of Parliament.

He also noted that the Ukrainians have made their choice, elected a new President in a democratic way and this choice should be respected.

Kozhemyakin said that Zelensky expect fundamental changes.

“From the new President and us depends on whether they (change – ed.) is superficial and will lead to global changes in the future,” he said.