The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine made resolution “On appointing of Petro Poroshenko as Foreign Minister of Ukraine”.

According to an UNIAN correspondent, 240 out of 440 lawmakers registered in the session hall voted for this resolution.

The BYUT faction and Lytvyn Bloc faction in full structure voted for this decision, almost all structure of the OU-PSD faction and one lawmaker from the Party of Regions faction and one lawmakers from the CPU voted for this decision, and 4 out of factional lawmakers voted for this decision.

P. Poroshenko took  the oath of the member of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine at the session of the parliament.