Yanukovych initiates early presidential elections
The president of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych said that he initiates early presidential elections and return to the Constitution of 2004. This statement was published at the official site of the president on February 21.
«I am announcing the step, which is necessary for restoring the peace and avoiding further victims of the confrontation. I am making a statement that I initiate early presidential elections. I also initiate return to the Constitution of 2004 with reallocation of the authority towards the parliamentary republic,» says the statement.
Besides the above the president called for beginning to form the government of the national confidence.