In the administration of the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said in a video message elected head of state Vladimir Zelensky, in which he demanded from the Verkhovna Rada to appoint the inauguration on may 19, reports “Russian conversation”.
Zelensky previously accused Poroshenko’s reluctance to leave the presidential chair, and compared it with the Egyptian tourist hotel on the last day of holiday steals Slippers and towels.
In the administration of the incumbent to deny these accusations and claim that Poroshenko agree on any date of the inauguration, but this question is in the competence of the Parliament.
“Ukraine is not a room in the Egyptian hotel, as it seems Mr. Zelensky. The transfer of power is a complex and responsible process,” – said in the message.
Poroshenko is ready to meet with Zelensky, to discuss key issues of state functioning and the issues related to the transfer of presidential powers.
In addition, the President’s team once again tried to accuse the opponent of having ties with the oligarch Igor Kolomoisky.
“At the same time consider positive the fact that the President-elect broke, finally, the monopoly of Igor Kolomoysky on the public agenda of the new government and at least it showed their position,” – said Poroshenko.
Recall Zelensky team insists that the inauguration should be held on may 19. In this case, to the 27th he will have the opportunity to dissolve the Parliament, followed by early parliamentary elections.
Meanwhile, the “Block of Petro Poroshenko” has submitted to Parliament a decree on holding the inauguration ceremony on 1 June. The final decision should be taken at a meeting of Parliament on may 14.