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The head of the Executive Committee of reforms of Ukraine, Mikhail Saakashvili said that “the corrupt Ukrainian elite” prevented him from becoming a Deputy Prime Minister of the country. He told about it on air of TV channel “Ukraine 24”, video available in YouTube.
“The President introduced me to the Deputy Prime Minister for reform. Didn’t want any part of Parliament. It is clear what interests were behind this. It is clear that a huge budget was allocated to media. I know that different TV channels 30 speakers are hired to only day and night about me talking. If you find the time – will put in their five cents,” said Saakashvili.
According to him, representatives of the Ukrainian elite want to preserve the status quo. He believes that President Vladimir Zelensky is also a great problem because they do not understand it.
“With Zelensky they have a sense of danger appears, because he will never be able to be a part of this system. But if I appear nearby, it’s even worse — even on posts where nobody is impossible to put”, — said Saakashvili.
April 22 became known that Zelensky invited Saakashvili to take the post of Deputy Prime Minister for reform. Later it was reported that his candidacy lacks the necessary number of votes of parliamentarians. 7 may by the decree Zelensky Saakashvili was appointed head of the Executive Committee of the National Council of reforms. The politician said that the decision of the Ukrainian leader extraordinary step.
Video, photo All from Russia.