The MPs of the parliamentary majority in the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine opposed by the President revisions to the draft changes to the Constitution that relate to the special status of Donbass.
"We are not discussing the question of voting for the introduction of changes to the Constitution in the form in which it currently has. Even the inclusion in the agenda of the faction will vote against", - has declared the Leader of the parliamentary faction "Samopomich" ( "Samopomich" Oleg Berezyuk in broadcast television channel " 112 Ukraine ".
according to him, the law is not required to be the subject of diplomatic negotiations, RIA " Novosti ". The leader of the "Radical party" Oleg Lyashko also opposed to the Constitution had been prescribed a special status." We make a fool of themselves, because to prescribe in the Constitution of a special status for Donbass – this is a disaster for Ukraine, I will never be a vote will not be", - has declared Lyashko correspondents on Thursday morning before the meeting of the Council. On Thursday it was announced that the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko submitted to the Verkhovna Rada amendments to the Constitution, which provide for the provision of the special status of Donbass. Remember, July 2, Poroshenko submitted to the Verkhovna Rada the project of changes to the Constitution on decentralization of power. Ukrainian officials hope to approve these changes in the fall. As reported by the print edition OPINION, the project changes do not provide any special status for Donbass. The Foreign Ministry told that shown by the President of Ukraine in the Verkhovna Rada the project of constitutional reform completely ignores the suggestions of the self-proclaimed republics of Donbass. Himself Poroshenko on 26 July said about the participation of certain commissioners of Donbass in the creation of change in the Constitution. He also said that will not give the ability to put pressure on Kiev in the provision of the Donbass special status. In DND and LNR stressed that changes in the Constitution of Ukraine, the commissioners of Donbass was not discussed.