The extraordinary session of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine will take place on Wednesday, January 13.

The press service of the parliament disclosed to UNIAN that an initiative of 163 lawmakers from the Party of Regions and 151 lawmakers from the BYUT is registered in the Verkhovna Rada; an initiative meets the requirements of the part two of article 83 of Constitution of Ukraine concerning carrying out of the extraordinary session of the Verkhovna Rada.

That is why Speaker of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Volodymyr Lytvyn says that extraordinary session of the parliament will start on January 13, at 10.00 am.