The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine didn’t support the resignation of Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman. 97 deputies voted for resignation (out of 226 needed), against – 63.
Most votes for the resignation of Groysman came from the “Opposition Bloc”, “Radical Party of Oleh Lyashko” and “Self-Reliance” parties.
Before voting, Groysman addressed the deputies, indicating that he had never wanted to hold this position. “I have always been responsible and have never been afraid of responsibility,” the Prime Minister said.
The chairman of the subcommittee on legal policy and justice, Natalia Novak, stated that Groysman had never reported to the Parliament for three years as Prime Minister.