Former President of Ukraine Leonid Kuchma, commenting on announcement of the snap poll, spoke for replacing the political elite in the country.

According to the information of Ukraine Foundation, L.Kuchma claimed this paying a visit to the west of Ukraine.

Speaking about representatives of the Ukrainian political elite, L.Kuchma mentioned Arseniy Yatseniuk. “I believe we have young politicians. I like Arseniy Yatseniuk. He is a too young politician, and commits some mistakes, he believes he already took the bull by the horns. I think he has a great future. Such people should be supported, and political elite should be grown from such people as Yatseniuk”, L.Kuchma said.