New lawmakers have joined the Stability and Reforms coalition in parliament, Speaker Volodymyr Lytvyn announced at a parliament session on Tuesday, May 11.
The coalition has been joined by Regions Party MPs Vasyl Demchyshyn, Orest Muts, Mykola Romaniuk, Petro Tsiurko, Serhiy Husarov, Serhiy Vasiutin, Oleksandr Yehorov, Vadym Stolar, Yulia Kovalevska, Oleksandr Kasianiuk, and Volodymyr Zubanov.
In addition, Bloc of Yulia Tymoshenko MPs Oleksandr Budzherak, Oleh Heiman, Valeriy Kamchatny, Yevhen Kostiantynov and Yuriy Kruk also joined the coalition.
MP Yevhen Fomin also joined the BYT faction in parliament.
The Stability and Reforms coalition now includes 246 MPs.
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