Before the vote, the Parliament on amendments to the Constitution on decentralization, the head Petro Poroshenko tried to convince the leaders of the factions that adopt the General provisions on self-government in the Donbass, they maybe don't need to be, Ukrainian media referring to the sources.
according to the Ukrainian edition of " Apostrophe ", the head of the Ukrainian country declared about it at the meeting with the faction leaders Before the vote. The meeting was Also attended by Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk and Verkhovna Rada speaker Volodymyr Groysman, adds the journal.
according to the interviewer edition, among the arguments made in the discussion Poroshenko, was that by voting for change in the first reading, the Parliament will not have to take the refiners in General." because by this time, Russia and the Kremlin-controlled fighters will be tarnished and will save Ukraine from the necessity of amending the Constitution ", ? gave the President the source. Moscow has stated many times that it is not involved in the events in southeastern Ukraine, is not a party to domestic conflict and is interested in Ukraine overcame political and economic crisis. In the capital of Russia emphasize that all the charges against her are unproven. Unrest Welcome in the first day of the week were started after the deputies adopted amendments to the Constitution in terms of decentralization in the first reading, despite a rally at the walls Happy and blocked the Presidium. Protesters twice attempted to storm Parliament. Similarly, in the security forces, a grenade was thrown. Damage to the body in the process of collisions, as well as among them In the explosion, has received more than 120 people, among them correspondents. 1 citizen died. The head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko expressed with reference to the people in connection with the vote in Parliament on changes to the Constitution of the state, provoked numerous Riots outside Parliament. Remember, on July 16, the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko submitted to the Parliament amendments to the Constitution with the regulations on the status of Donbass. This Poroshenko, introducing the draft changes to the Constitution of the state, said that Ukraine "was, there is and will be" a unitary state, proposed amendments to the Constitution of the state do not provide for a special status for Donbass. In the Donbass told that these amendments are irrelevant to the implementation of the Minsk agreements. In the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation stated before that shows the President of Ukraine in the Verkhovna Rada the project of constitutional reform completely ignores suggestions republics of Donbass.