KyivPost

Front for Change party: In two days about 8,000 Ukrainians join legal action against president

Print version
July 19, 2012, 5:53 p.m. | Politics — by Interfax-Ukraine

As of Thursday morning, 7,753 Ukrainians had signed applications to join in a legal action against Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych as part of the all-Ukrainian protest entitled "Ukraine Against Yanukovych," the press service of the Front for Change Party has reported.
© pravda.ks.ua

As of Thursday morning, 7,753 Ukrainians had signed applications to join in a legal action against Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych as part of the all-Ukrainian protest entitled "Ukraine Against Yanukovych," the press service of the Front for Change Party has reported.

Moreover, 14,300 people showed their support for the protest by signing Ukraine Against Yanukovych leaflets, the press service said.

The Batkivschyna United Opposition announced the start of the protest on July 16. The opposition intends to ask the Higher Administrative Court of Ukraine to start court proceedings against the president. Leading opposition figure Arseniy Yatseniuk is the plaintiff from the United Opposition.

The press service reported that information tents of United Opposition have been set up to collect signatures on city streets in all regions of Ukraine. 

The Kyiv Post is hosting comments to foster lively debate. Criticism is fine, but stick to the issues. Comments that include profanity or personal attacks will be removed from the site. If you think that a posted comment violates these standards, please flag it and alert us. We will take steps to block violators.
gary yellando July 19, 2012, 7:17 p.m.    

forget it.......it will never happen....the people voted for Yanko and that is what they got for 20 yeras.....put up with it and get over it...it is what you wanted....

{# <-- parent id goes here
cedrik July 19, 2012, 9:44 p.m.    

Lemme see here, 8000 out of 45,000,000 residents is..........0.0002% of the population. Wow, what a ground swell of support for these clowns.

{# <-- parent id goes here
elmer-елмер July 22, 2012, 4:07 a.m.    

Instead of "we will change the future together", the slogan of the Front for Change should be:

"we need to avoid sovok mafia slavery right now - or it will get even worse."

{# <-- parent id goes here

KyivPost

© 1995–2014 Public Media

Web links to Kyiv Post material are allowed provided that they contain a URL hyperlink to the www.kyivpost.com material and a maximum 500-character extract of the story. Otherwise, all materials contained on this site are protected by copyright law and may not be reproduced without the prior written permission of Public Media at news@kyivpost.com
All information of the Interfax-Ukraine news agency placed on this web site is designed for internal use only. Its reproduction or distribution in any form is prohibited without a written permission of Interfax-Ukraine.