The sitting of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine started. 360 lawmakers registered in the session hall.

According to an UNIAN correspondent, all the leadership of the parliament is the presidium – Volodymyr Rybak, Ihor Kaletnyk and Ruslan Koshulynskyi.

Lawmakers of all factions are in the session hall, there are more than half lawmakers from the Party of Regions – 131 lawmakers, 79 lawmakers from the Batkivshchyna, 39 lawmakers from the UDAR, 36 lawmakers from the Svoboda, 32 lawmakers from the CPU and 43 out factional lawmakers.

At the same time leader of the Party of Regions Oleksandr Yefremov is not in the session hall.