The head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko believes that the involvement of foreigners to work in the government of the country was appropriate.
"Recruiting staff from abroad. I very strongly was criticized for that, but I stress and I am sure that this was the right thing and at the moment the citizens of foreign countries who took Ukrainian citizenship, working effectively today in the government, police, prosecutors, anti-corruption Bureau and other institutions ", - said Poroshenko on the first day of the week on international anti-corruption conference " Preventable. Fight. Act."
according to his statement, the appointment of foreigners to different positions, it was important that These citizens were the professionals that " do not step on the rake ", and made effective steps in reforming bodies.
first of all, most key positions in the Ukrainian Cabinet of Ministers took the citizens of foreign countries. So, the Minister of health of Ukraine was appointed by former Minister of labour, health and social protection of Georgia Alexander Kvitashvili, the Minister of economy of the Lithuanian aivaras abromavicius, Minister of Finance - a U.S. citizen of Ukrainian origin Natalie Jaresko. The ex-President of Georgia Mikheil Saakashvili was appointed first as a freelance assistant to the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, then - Governor of Odessa region.
These moves have drawn criticism of the Ukrainian authorities both in the country and beyond its borders. So, the head of the Republic of Crimea Sergey Aksenov said that the dominance of the foreign bureaucrats in the state authorities of Ukraine has deprived the country of independence. Interviewed Last news experts believe that such appointment "unprecedented" and shows the final design of the country, which is controlled from the outside.