Vladimir Zelensky and Andrew Bogdanoca: Reuters
Petition for the resignation of Andrei Bogdan to the post of head of the presidential administration of Ukraine received the required consideration of the number of votes — 25 thousand. It was published on the website of President Vladimir Zelensky on may 23.
Now the head of state needs to review the document within 90 days.
The authors of the petition believe that Bogdan fall under the law on lustration, so it may not hold a leadership position. “We, the citizens of Ukraine demand the immediate resignation of the head of the presidential administration of Ukraine Bogdan Andrei I. for violations of the law “About the cleansing power”,” — said in the text.
23 may the Ministry of justice of Ukraine began checking compliance with the law on lustration in fact the appointment of Bogdan to the post of head of the presidential administration.
Andrei Bogdan to 2010 he held the position of Deputy Minister of justice of Ukraine in Yulia Tymoshenko’s government. Then 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 administration, and was also the personal lawyer of the businessman Igor Kolomoisky.
According to the law “About the cleansing power”, adopted in 2014, who worked during the presidency of Yanukovych officials cannot hold public office.
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