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Another member of parliament from BYT joins coalition

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April 13, 2010, 12:46 p.m. | Politics — by Interfax-Ukraine
MP Volodymyr Ivanenko from the BYT faction has joined the Stability and Reforms coalition, Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine, Volodymyr Lytvyn, has announced in the parliament on Tuesday. Thus, the coalition includes 241 MPs. Ivanenko is the tenth representative of the BYT to join the coalition as an independent MP. On March 11, 2010, the Verkhovna Rada formed the Stability and Reforms coalition. The coalition was formed by factions of the Regions Party, the Bloc of Lytvyn, the Communist Party of Ukraine, along with independent MPs from the Our Ukraine-People's Self-Defence Bloc and the Bloc of Yulia Tymoshenko.
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Anonymous April 13, 2010, 1:24 p.m.    

How can people who where elected as a member of a party leave that party...the individual in each case has left the party that recieved the votes and installed them into there position,,,therefore if they resign from a party they should also be resigning form the government position and the party should replace them.

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Anonymous April 14, 2010, 1:06 a.m.    

The kremlin can buy their slaves.

Matthew 26:15

THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO MATTHEW - Chapter 26 - Verse 15

Verse 15. And they covenanted with him. Made a bargain with him. Agreed to give him. Mark says they promised to give him money. They did not pay it to him then, lest he should deceive them. When the deed was done, and before he was made sensible of its guilt, they paid him. See Mt 27:3; Ac 1:18.

Thirty pieces of silver. Mark and Luke do not mention the sum. They say that they promised him money—in the original, silver. In Matthew, in the original, it is thirty silvers, or silverlings. This was the price of a slave. See Ex 21:32. And it is not unlikely that this sum was fixed on by them to show their contempt of Jesus, and that they regarded him as of little value. There is no doubt, also, that they understood that such was the anxiety of Judas to obtain money, that he would betray his Lord for any sum.

14 ¶ Тоді один із Дванадцятьох, званий Юдою Іскаріотським, подався до первосвящеників,

15 і сказав: Що хочете дати мені, і я вам Його видам? І вони йому виплатили тридцять срібняків.

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Anonymous April 14, 2010, 3:31 a.m.    

Without Judas betraying Jesus, there would be no Christianity. Your analogy needs repositioned. You should celebrate the betrayal, not condemn it.

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Anonymous April 14, 2010, 9:34 a.m.    

Speaks the atheist

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Anonymous April 13, 2010, 2:37 p.m.    

Everything above 1 million dollar is a good reason in the Rada.

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Anonymous April 13, 2010, 4:01 p.m.    

Last I heard it cost around $5 million to by a seat in the RADA as an average across the parties and $100,000 for party membership card but not RADA seat.

$1 million is not such a bad fee to change sides considering RADA membership grants entry into the biggest insider dealing club in Ukraine.

For certain, the immunity and business links provided by the RADA has historically been worth the fee regardless of which party you paid for the RADA seat.

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Anonymous April 13, 2010, 8:10 p.m.    

There is a current exhibition in Mus&amp;#233;e d'Orsay in Paris with one of the last guillotines that has been used in France. I suggest to give this guillotine to Ukraine after the exhibition and to wish it to start quickly its job with Rada members! It will be very useful for Ukrainians and Ukraine future

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Anonymous April 14, 2010, 2:46 a.m.    

You reap what you sow. One day they will pay for their treason.

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Anonymous April 14, 2010, 12:57 p.m.    

Unless Putin is prepared to pay much much more than thirty pieces of silver this coalition will not last. Where is the cheaper gas? Where is the Russian loan? Where are the joint enterprises? The clock is still ticking. Its still the economy stupid. What's happened to the economic game changer?

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Anonymous April 14, 2010, 2:34 p.m.    

Real Ukrainian. Someone MUST come up and pay for the bills. Another option is UNCONCEIVABLE. Good beginning for a successful future.

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