The Verkhovna Rada accepted resignation of Justice Minister Roman Zvarych and Minister of Culture and Tourism Ihor Likhovy, according to the press-office of the CMU.

By its other decision the Verkhovna Rada endorsed candidates Oleksandr Lavrynovych as Justice Minister and Yuriy Bohutsky as Minister of Culture and Tourism. These candidates have been officially submitted by the Prime Minister Viktor Yanukovych for Parliament’s consideration.