Yegor Sobolev. Photo: Корреспондент.net
The Verkhovna Rada registered a draft resolution on the dismissal of Yegor Sobolev as head of the anti-corruption Committee.
Document No. 7368 appeared on the website of the Parliament.
Its initiators were 12 MPs. The authors note that Sobolev speaks from the position of Chairman of the Committee “in connection with unsatisfactory work.”
Deputies from the second attempt 241 votes included the consideration of the resolution in the agenda.
“Put to the vote the inclusion in the agenda and the vote today resolution”, – said before the vote the speaker Andriy Parubiy.
6 Dec anti-corruption Committee decided to remove Egor Sobolev from the position of its President. The decision of the Verkhovna Rada.
The head of the EU delegation to Ukraine Hugues Mingarelli expressed concern about this decision. And adviser to the former Vice-President of the USA Joe Biden Michael carpenter will recommend to reduce government US aid to Ukraine if the Verkhovna Rada will vote for the dismissal of the Chairman anti-corruption Committee and the head of NABOO.
In October of this year, Prosecutor General Yury Lutsenko said that his office may initiate withdrawal of immunity Sobolev from beating ATO Yaroslav Film.