The head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko on Tuesday during the meeting of the National Council reforms, said that in the framework of the constitutional reform, the authorities will not go to the federalization.
"What will not be allowed - no federalization. The issue of security, defense, public order, external relations, key issues that keep the integrity of the country, will be included only to the competence of the state authorities ", - the words Poroshenko RIA " Novosti ".
Poroshenko also agreed with the initiative of Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk try to finish the reform on decentralization of power To 25 October in order to defend the repeated local elections. Yatsenyuk did not rule out that, if the authorities fail to conduct the reform of decentralization, it will be necessary to conduct fresh local elections on the basis of the new Constitution." It will be an additional motivation for us to try to finish a constitutional reform in terms of decentralization - and, if possible, to separately count the votes in the part of judicial reform and parliamentary and judicial privacy - finish Before October 25, " - said Poroshenko. Remember, Kiev, Ukraine has developed amendments to the Constitution of Ukraine in the part of the decentralization reforms, providing a three-tier system of local government. Speaker of the Verkhovna Rada Volodymyr Groysman told about the 4 principles on which is based the constitutional reform in Ukraine. Prior to this, the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has said that it plans Before the end of the current parliamentary session, which ends in July, to submit to Parliament the draft changes to the Constitution in terms of decentralization.