Ex-lawmaker explains "main cause" behind disbanding Russian government According to Ponomarev, Putin has arranged the dissolution of the Russian government to calm the local elite.
12:16, 29 January 2020
Parliament in Ukraine disbands CEC ahead of term Earlier, the CEC head noted "certain political decisions" by Parliament might call into question the legitimacy of the electoral process in Ukraine.
12:00, 13 September 2019
Presidential Administration in Ukraine says move to dissolve Rada legally correct Riaboshapka expressed hope that the Constitutional Court would soon make a fair decision in the case.
18:40, 16 June 2019
Number of supporters of early parliamentary elections growing in Ukraine – poll Some 58% believe the presidential decree on dissolving parliament is consistent with both the Constitution and the mood of citizens.
12:04, 14 June 2019
Constitutional Court in Ukraine proceeds to closed-door part of hearings on Rada dissolution move Earlier today, Rada representatives and the presidential envoy answered the questions put forward by the judges, the parliament's envoy delivered his speech, and the sides made their final statements.
19:15, 11 June 2019
Zelensky's envoy to Constitutional Court: Move to dissolve Rada in line with Basic Law The head of state is acting within his powers, following the procedure required.
19:45, 10 June 2019
Ukraine's Constitutional Court to consider motion re parliament dissolution as urgent – source Preliminary hearings on the case will begin on June 11.
17:56, 04 June 2019
BBC: Israel to hold fresh election as Netanyahu fails to form coalition The vote triggered a fresh election, which will be held on September 17.
11:14, 30 May 2019
Two claims against Zelensky's parliament dissolution order lodged with Ukraine's Supreme Court Both claims were filed by individuals.
23:45, 23 May 2019
Ukraine's CEC: Parliamentary election campaign to start from May 24 Slipachuk said the electoral process is inevitable.
14:42, 23 May 2019
Ukraine's ex-President Kravchuk approves parliament's dissolution People do not trust the Verkhovna Rada, Kravchuk said.
13:51, 23 May 2019
Zelensky's decree on dissolving parliament officially published Zelensky ordered the government to provide funding for early parliamentary elections.
09:54, 23 May 2019
Over 70% of Ukrainians support idea of dissolving parliament – poll The poll was conducted on May 16-21.
14:07, 22 May 2019
Radical Party leader says Zelensky violates Constitution by dissolving parliament Liashko insists Zelensky's decree on disbanding the parliament is illegal and arbitrary.
11:40, 22 May 2019
Zelensky names main argument for parliament's dissolution The legal basis for dissolution is that there has been no coalition since 2016.
15:38, 21 May 2019
Zelensky says his first decree will disband Ukraine's parliament On May 20, Zelensky announced the Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine's parliament, would be disbanded.
16:15, 20 May 2019
Zelensky may sign decree dissolving parliament late on Monday – MP The decree may be signed in the evening.
15:43, 20 May 2019
Disbanding parliament: Two major factions react to Zelensky's move On May 20, newly elected President Volodymyr Zelensky announced the Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine's parliament, would be disbanded.
14:19, 20 May 2019
Zelensky may dissolve parliament despite People's Front withdrawal from coalition – expert The political scientist said, "Ukraine is a state where everything is possible."
16:40, 17 May 2019