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Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Dmytro Razumkov has said Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal has submitted new nominations to Cabinet posts, which are to be approved by parliament.

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Speaking at a parliamentary meeting on Wednesday, Razumkov instructed the relevant committees to consider the prime minister's submissions at their meetings on Wednesday, June 3, and "provide conclusions for possible consideration of these issues at a parliamentary meeting tomorrow [Thursday, June 4]," an UNIAN correspondent said.

However, the parliament speaker did not elaborate on the nominations.

At the same time, draft resolutions on the dismissal of Vadym Prystaiko as Deputy Prime Minister for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration of Ukraine and the appointment of Olha Stefanishyna to this post have been registered on the parliament's website. Other registered draft resolutions concern the appointment of Oleksandr Tkachenko as Minister of Culture and Information Policy and Roman Abramovsky as Minister of Environmental Protection and Natural Resources of Ukraine.