The President of Ukraine appealed to the constitutional court to clarify the legality of the deprivation of Yanukovych of his powers.
Poroshenko called the deprivation of Yanukovych presidency незаконнымfacebook.com Oliinyk.V.M
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko appealed to the constitutional court (CCU) of the country to find out how legitimate was the deprivation of ex-President Viktor Yanukovych his post. A formal appeal of the Ukrainian leader and was posted on the court’s website, said the FAN.
According to Poroshenko, depriving Yanukovych of the post was illegal because it had violated several articles of the Ukrainian Constitution. The head of state reminded that to deprive the President of his powers is possible only through impeachment, which was not in 2014.
The President’s actions have become the object of criticism from the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine and the Ukrainian government. In particular, the leader of Radical party Oleg Lyashko suggested that Poroshenko tries on the fate of his predecessor, and even preparing to flee the country.