The minister of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine Yury Lutsenko is convinced that the President of Ukraine Victor Yushchenko won't manage to remove it from a post of the minister. He declared it to journalists at congress "Forward Ukraine! ", the correspondent reportsRBC - Ukraine. "I normally estimate (intention to dismiss). December always critical month and every December me tried to remove. It was in 2006, in 2007 and occurs today", - he told.
"It is attack to the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Lutsenko, the purpose one - to destabilize work of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, to distract from counteraction of falsification of elections", - I declared the first vice-the prime minister Oleksandr Turchynov. He added that such aim is pursued by the President of Ukraine Victor Yushchenko and the leader of opposition Victor Yanukovych.
We will remind, the President of Ukraine Victor Yushchenko wrote the letter to the prime minister of Ukraine Yulia Timoshenko with the requirement urgently to address with representation in the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine about Yury Lutsenko's dismissal from a position of the Minister of Internal Affairs.
Yu.Lutsenko was appointed the Minister of Internal Affairs on December 18, 2007. Before it already held a position of the Interior Minister in 2005-2006 Yu.Lutsenko became the civil head of this power department first in the history of Ukraine.