Factions leaders agree on presidential election date

13:47, 20 May 2009
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Say it should take place on January 17, 2010

Parliamentary factions leaders believe that it is necessary to pass a resolution fixing the date of the regular presidential election on January 17, 2010.

According to an UNIAN correspondent, Party of Regions deputy faction leader Oleksander Yefremov said this to journalists on Wednesday after a session of the Conciliatory Council.

“We decided that, from the point of view of the Constitution, it must be January of 2010”, O.Yefremov said.

According to him, so far a respective draft resolution has not been prepared, but the decision may be passed as early as the next week.

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