The people's Deputy from the faction of the Opposition bloc of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Oleksandr Vilkul called traitors parliamentarians who voted for the abolition of the celebration of Victory Day on 9 may.
"Those who are trying to undo the great Victory Day on 9 may, the traitors of our nation's history, as well as their grandfathers and great-grandfathers," he said, Vilkul news Agency. The politician tried to convince the deputies from the coalition " not to touch the Great Victory ". Review Vilkul, Introduced a bill aimed at another confrontation in the society." This bill is specifically aimed at the development of the next point of confrontation in the society. Instead to Express support for veterans, which the government cut pensions and benefits, the MPs from the coalition taking their main holiday of their lives, "he said, promising to" continue to defend the true history of the people." 24 March, the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko in the early 70-th anniversary of Victory set in Ukraine a new annual holiday - the Day of remembrance and reconciliation, which will be celebrated on may 8, according to a document of the Ukrainian President. On the same Day it was announced that the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine will not cancel the celebration in the country on may 9, Grand event will be held over 2 days. First in the media have any information about that group of people's deputies submitted for consideration by the Verkhovna Rada a draft law On the transfer of the holiday with 9 on 8 may, following the example of European countries. On the official Internet office of the Ukrainian Parliament also has information on the draft law " On the Day of remembrance and reconciliation ", but its Details were not disclosed. Remember, in February the Supreme Rada of Ukraine approved the list of memorable dates and anniversaries, which will be celebrated at the state level in 2015. It noted that on may 8-9, Ukraine will celebrate the 70th anniversary of the Victory over Nazism in world war II ", September 2 - " 70 years since the end of world war II ". However, no mention of the Soviet victory in the great Patriotic war was not. Will add that in October last year, the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has cancelled the celebration of the day of defender of the Fatherland day on February 23. Instead of the 14th of October, the residents of the country will be obliged to celebrate the Day of defender of the Ukraine.