The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted a resolution “On special session on the occasion of the 60th anniversary of signing of Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms of 1950 and other measures dedicated to celebration of this event in Ukraine”. Speaker of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine is an author of this resolution.

According to an UNIAN correspondent, 321 out of 424 lawmakers registered in the session hall voted for this decision.