Ukraine’s president fires head of national security council: decree


FILE PHOTO: Ukrainian Finance Minister Oleksandr Danyliuk attends a parliament session in Kiev, Ukraine, April 14, 2016. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy fired national security council secretary Oleksandr Danyliuk, according to a decree published on the president’s official website.

Danyliuk offered to quit before Zelenskiy began a visit to the United States last week, the president’s office said on Friday.

Reporting by Polina Devitt, writing by Maria Tsvetkova, Editing by Catherine Evans

Products You May Like

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.