The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted a statement on non-recognition of the elections to the State Duma of the Russian Federation and the lack of legitimacy of the lower chamber of the Russian Parliament.
photo: Lily Sharlovskoe
For this decision voted 264 deputies with the required minimum of 226 votes.
As a result of today’s decision, Ukraine will not recognize anything from the “results and legal consequences” of the activities of the Council, and accordingly, the composition, powers, acts and decisions”.
Read about the result of the Duma elections by Khodorkovsky.
We will remind that following the results of voting on 8 September, “United Russia” has received in it the constitutional majority, the Parliament passed another three parties – KPRF, LDPR and CP, thus substantially reducing its number of seats compared with the previous convocation.