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“President Petro Poroshenko has submitted a proposal to the Verkhovna Rada on giving consent to Viktor Shokin’s discharge as prosecutor general of Ukraine (…) in keeping with Article 85, Part 1, Clause 25, Article 106, Part 1, Clause 11, and Article 122, Part 1 of the Ukrainian Constitution,” it said.

Poroshenko said in his address to the nation on February 16 that he had asked Shokin to resign.

Mustafa Nayyem, a parliamentarian from the Petro Poroshenko Bloc faction, said the same day that Shokin had tendered his resignation. However, this information was not officially confirmed at the time.

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