Deputies of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine failed to adopt the decision on the recognition of Donetsk and Lugansk people’s republics “terrorist organizations”, thereby failing to vote for the amendment to the bill on the reintegration of Donbass.
However, as reported by TV channel NewsOne, during a vote for the proposal Korchynska spoke only 76 of 340 deputies present in the room.
On Tuesday, January 16 the Verkhovna Rada in the second reading considered the draft law on the reintegration of Donbass, who in October last year submitted to the Parliament by the President Petro Poroshenko.
This morning representatives of the Ukrainian nationalist organizations held before a building of Parliament the protest action “Stop the revenge”, in which burned a Russian flag. About this in his Facebook wrote the people’s Deputy of Ukraine semen Semenchenko.
According to him, the activists of the movement “Liberation” (which, together with the people’s Deputy Yegor Sobolev is headed by Semenchenko) burned the flag “aggressor”, portraits of Russian President Vladimir Putin and his “agents in Ukraine.”
In addition, the demonstrators fired tear gas and began to throw aside the detention order the paving stones, tires and other items. As a result of incident has suffered one police officer is detained.
The bill on the reintegration of Donbass establishes the status of Russia as the aggressor, and establishes the concept of “Russian occupation authorities”. It also allows troops to enter and gives the Ukrainian President the authority to declare martial law.