News » Politics 26 February, 2014, 6:26
Opposition tables bill to ban Communist party

Eduard Hurvits, Valentyn Nalyvajchenko, Vyacheslav Kyrylenko, Oleh Lyashko and Volodymyr Kurinny have tabled a motion in Rada to ban the Communist party, Liga,Biznes.Inform reports Feb. 26.

The authors stress the destructive role the Communists played in Ukraine’s history and their continued support for the Yanukovych regime.

The luxury suburban houses of Communist party leader Petro Symonenko and his son were broken in and set on fire last week by protesters. 

Over 100 monuments to the Communist idol Lenin have been demolished in Ukraine since the start of the Maidan rebellion in Eastern and southern Ukraine.

There is a 32-strong Communist faction in Verkhovna Rada.

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