Igor Massicotte: RIA Novosti
Verkhovna Rada Deputy Ihor Mosiychuk was admitted said that the actions and decisions of the Ukrainian authorities is begging and humiliation of the country. He declared it on air of TV channel “112 Ukraine”, the video published on YouTube.
According to the parliamentarian, state leaders are deceiving the people.
“If tomorrow you do not accept the budget, tomorrow will be the default. He did not come. This government is fooling the Ukrainians that they need a tranche of the IMF. And here is what we need: revise the budget, change its direction, change the tax code because they taxes rise, who will pay?” explained Mosiychuk his refusal to support the draft budget for the year 2019.
He recalled that another loan from the IMF Kiev need to restructure an existing debt. “Why is this not in question? Why only “give, give, give” — with an outstretched hand running around the world”, — said the Deputy.
The Parliament of Ukraine adopted the budget for 2019 with a deficit of 2.3 percent of GDP. Inflation is envisaged at the level of 7.4 percent, economic growth of 3 percent. The project met one of the main conditions set out earlier by the IMF to grant new loan tranches. The opposition representatives noted that the document envisages the increase in tariffs, increasing poverty and indebtedness of the country, reports RIA Novosti.
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