Zelensky introduces Energy Minister Halushchenko to NSDC / Photo from the NSDC

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has introduced Energy Minister Herman Halushchenko to the National Security and Defense Council (NSDC).

Relevant decree No. 192/2021 of May 13 is available on the president's website.

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Background

  • On April 29, 2021, the Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine's parliament, voted in favor of Herman Halushchenko to appoint him as Energy Minister.
  • Previously, Halushchenko had been working as vice-president at state-run nuclear giant Enegoatom since May 2020.