Ukraine's interior minister comments on reports about his alleged resignation

11:40, 12 September 2019
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"The president will always have my resignation letter on his table," Avakov said, according to theBabel media outlet.

Several Telegram channels late Wednesday, Sept 11, claimed, referring to unnamed sources, that the interior minister was stepping down.

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As UNIAN reported earlier, Ukrainian Prime Minister Oleksiy Honcharuk said the decision to have Arsen Avakov retain office was one of the most difficult ones to take.

Before reappointing the minister, Honcharuk had a "serious conversation" with him and very clearly marked the "red lines" not to be crossed while in office.

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