Leaders of the mission of the European Parliament Pat Cox and Aleksander Kwaśniewski arrived at the sitting of the working group on preparation of the draft law on a medical treatment of convicts abroad.

According to an UNIAN correspondent, the sitting started with delay – at 14.12 pm (should have started at 14.00 pm – UNIAN), because the plenary sitting of the Verkhovna Rada lasted till 14.00 pm.

Chairman of the working group Hennadiy Vasyljev noted that as of now members of the Svoboda, UDAR and CPU factions did not attend the sitting. At the same time it was said that lawmakers are delayed at the sitting of the parliament, but they will arrive at the sitting of the working group.