The Minister of Internal Affairs Yury Lutsenko asks the Verkhovna Rada to vote for his resignation. It during meeting of a coordination board was declared by the chairman of the Verkhovna Rada Vladimir Litvin, the correspondent of RBC - Ukraine reports.
"I ask you to consider a question of my resignation and I ask to consider this statement without my presence soon", - V. Litvin read Yu.Lutsenko's statement. "Considering limited time, I ask to consider this question the relevant committees and obviously there has to be a government position", - he told.
We will remind, earlier German mass media distributed information that Yu.Lutsenko together with 19 - the summer son Alexander was spent on May 4 by some hours in a site of police of the airport of Frankfurt am Main after them in a condition of strong alcoholic intoxication detained after collision with law enforcement officers. The reason of a fight I began to pass refusal of representatives of airline aboard the plane drunk passengers. Also it was reported that during collisions four police officers were traumatized.
However, in the Ministry of Internal Affairs earlier declared that information widespread in the German mass media isn't true. Similar statements were made also by representatives of "National self-defense" which leader is Yu.Lutsenko. The minister didn't make comments on an event.
This incident caused the extremely negative reaction in representatives of opposition party of regions which demanded immediate resignation of the minister. In turn the President of Ukraine Victor Yushchenko addressed to the prime minister - to the minister of Ukraine Yulia Timoshenko with a request in two-day time to organize the corresponding investigation. V. Yushchenko also charged to the First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Vladimir Handogy to request official information on this occasion in embassy of the Federal republic Germany in Ukraine.