Peter, Porosencova: Valentin Ogirenko / Reuters
A number of candidates in presidents of Ukraine can own experiments to bring the situation in the country and the conditions prevailing in Venezuela. With such statement on Tuesday, January 29, by the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, reports “Ukrainian truth”.
Speaking at the forum “From Cool to Brussels. We go our own way” (on which Poroshenko has announced that it will again run for the presidency), the Ukrainian leader said that populist politicians put Ukraine in danger, and if they come to power — “all the trials of war and Russian aggression will be in vain”.
“Useless experiments populists will push the country to new political and economic shocks. So, we want to catch up with our successful Western neighbors, or, conversely, sink to the level of Venezuela?” asked Poroshenko.
The path to the Venezuelan scenario offers a significant part of the candidates for the presidential elections, scheduled for March 31, says Poroshenko. “Not long ago, someone from the opposition said that being a populist means to serve the people,” recalled the head of state the words of the leader of the party “Fatherland” and the favorite in the presidential race Yulia Tymoshenko, who in November stated that is not afraid of any accusations of populism.
“To be a populist means to lie to people and deceive people. And doom them to misery and suffering. [Venezuelan President Nicolas] Maduro is clearly demonstrated in Venezuela, and some politicians want to experiment in Ukraine”, — said Poroshenko.
24 Jan Poroshenko warned Ukrainians that in the country there may be a situation the current situation in the economy of Venezuela, if Ukraine will begin to experiment with the establishment of market prices for some goods. Then the Ukrainian leader said that the “Western standard of living requires the Western economy”, and “style of government Maduro brings the results of Maduro”.
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