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The Ministry of justice of Ukraine has stated that it cannot appeal against the appointment of the head of the presidential administration Andriy Bogdan, subject to the law on lustration. This is reported by “Ukrainian news”.
The Ministry of justice said that Bogdan has no right to hold the position of head of the presidential administration. At the same time, the Ministry cannot appeal to the court against his appointment.
“Justice is not empowered to appeal to the court under the provision of the audit under the law”, — stated in the response Department. They point out that the Ministry’s position on the legality of the appointment of Bogdan is purely informational and does not establish legal norms.
Earlier on 21 may, the MP from the party “Samopomich” Yegor Sobolev wrote on Facebook that President Vladimir Zelensky has broken the law “About the cleansing power”, appointing Bogdan, the head of AP. Under this law, officials from team ex-the President Victor Yanukovych till 2024 may not hold positions in the civil service.
Bogdan to 2010 he held the post of Deputy Minister of justice of Ukraine in Yulia Tymoshenko’s government. After that, he was the government agent for anti-corruption policy in the Cabinet of Mykola Azarov. After the overthrow of Yanukovych Bogdan worked in the Dnepropetrovsk regional state administration, and was also the personal lawyer of the businessman Igor Kolomoisky.
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