Parliament dismisses Boiko as environment minister

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July 2, 2010, 11:23 a.m. | Politics — by Interfax-Ukraine

Viktor Boiko

The Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine's parliament, dismissed Viktor Boiko from the post of environment minister on Friday. A total of 258 out of 437 MPs registered in the hall voted for a relevant resolution.

Ukrainian Prime Minister Mykola Azarov told MPs that the replacement of the environment minister is connected "with his transfer to another post."
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