The united opposition, Batkivshchyna, urges PACE and EU parliament to protect democracy in Ukraine and ensure that Yulia Tymoshenko’s lawful demands are met, Batkivshchyna Jan. 21 statement runs.
Political persecutions of opposition lawmakers Hryhory Nemyria, Andry Shkil, Serhy Vlasenko and many others must be stopped, the statement runs.
The grave condition of Yulia Tymoshenko’s health makes her treatment in European hospitals a crucial priority. Unfortunately, Pres Yanukovych flouts any recommendations of the European institutions, the statement stresses.
The current regime is out to destroy Tymoshenko and Lutsenko, physically and morally. We place responsibility for this on Viktor Yanukovych, prosecutor general and his deputy, Pshonka and Kuzmin, the statement says.