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The team of the elected President of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky responded agreed upon by the deputies of the Verkhovna Rada date of the inauguration. A message to staff published in his Telegram channel.
“Finally! Defined d — day on may 20! The deputies voted for carrying out of inauguration of newly elected President on 20 may,” the statement reads.
The team added that the live broadcast of the ceremony can be viewed on the official team pages in social networks.
The inauguration of Vladimir Zelensky will be held may 20, beginning at 10:00 local time. Previously for this date voted by 315 MPs. Just was offered seven decisions proposing to designate the ceremony of swearing in the period from 19 to 28 may. The first two documents, both with the date may 19 — parliamentarians have rejected.
Zelensky himself insisted that the inauguration should take place on 19 may. He also accused the speaker of the Verkhovna Rada Andrei Parubiy, who promised to make a decision more may 14, in lies and called him a small time crook.
The second round of presidential elections in Ukraine was held on 21 April. Vladimir Zelensky has gained about 73 percent of the votes, while his rival, incumbent President Petro Poroshenko — a little more than 24 percent.
Video, photo All from Russia.