The European Solidarity faction announced its opposition to the ruling party Servant of the People in the Verkhovna Rada of the 9th convocation. This was announced during the first session of the Council on August 29 by the faction’s co-chairman, Iryna Herashchenko.
“We, as the opposition, will apply for the position of Deputy Speaker of the Council. In all other personnel decisions, we will vote against. We are moving in opposition to the ruling party, but not to Ukraine,” Iryna Herashchenko said.
At the same time, Herashchenko assured that the ES would take a constructive stance on issues related to the protection of territorial integrity, the fight against corruption and decentralization launched by the previous Council.