Accused by the General Prosecutor of Ukraine. the Verkhovna Rada Deputy Andriy Artemenko lost his Ukrainian citizenship. The corresponding decree was signed by President Petro Poroshenko. The reason for the termination of the citizenship Artemenko was purchased by the canadian passport. Earlier, the MP representing the Radical party, offered for 50 years to pass Russia to hire in Crimea.
photo: Natalia Gubernatorova
A decree on the termination of citizenship of Ukraine Andrey Artemenko signed by the President Petro Poroshenko. This social network was written by the leader of the Radical party Oleg Lyashko. The Verkhovna Rada Artemenko were elected from this political force.
The reason for the deprivation of citizenship Artemenko was voluntarily acquired citizenship of Canada, which he received in 2005. According to the main law of Ukraine, the second citizenship of the holder of a Ukrainian passport can not be.
Case Artemenko is unique in the modern history of Ukraine.
“For the first time a government official responsible for the violation of the Constitution of Ukraine, which provides only one – Ukrainian – citizenship,” wrote on his page in the social network, Oleg Lyashko. The head of the faction intends to raise the issue before the Ukrainian Parliament on early termination of Deputy powers of Andrey Artemenko. This may occur may 16, at the first plenary meeting of the Verkhovna Rada.
This Lyashko does not intend to be limited to one person only Artemenko, and is going to punish the loss of the mandate or operation of all deputies, officials and intelligence personnel who have “a few passports, but Ukrainian”.
According to the leader of the Radical party, deprived of citizenship by the Deputy Saturday morning and flew to Vienna.
Andrew Artemenko is known that he proposed to hold a nationwide referendum on the transfer of 30-50 years of Crimea is leased by Russia. Also, according to the “peace plan for Ukraine and Russia”, the author of which is Deputy, the Ukraine must return to the Donbass.
Andrey Artemenko informed several times and was interrogated by the General Prosecutor of Ukraine filed a criminal case against him under the article “treason.” The public Prosecutor of the country Yury Lutsenko told about the imminent introduction to Parliament of the performance of removal from Artemenko immunity.