Poroshenko: Consultations on a new Prosecutor General will take place once a new Prime Minister takes office

Consultations on the candidature of a new Prosecutor General of Ukraine will begin immediately after a new Prime Minister and government are approved by the Verkhovna Rada. This was stated by President Petro Poroshenko in an interview with Ukrainian TV channels.

"Immediately after the Prime Minister's and the government elections, I will begin consultations with the leaders of all parliamentary parties on the candidature of a new Prosecutor General," Poroshenko said.

Earlier, the MPs said that a vote for a new Prime Minister could be held as early as Tuesday, April 12th.

On Sunday, Arseny Yatsenyuk announced his resignation from his post as Prime Minister, promising to make a corresponding appeal to the Parliament on April 12th.

  Ukraine, Poroshenko