The Parliament of Ukraine approved the Poltorak as head of the Ministry of defence
The Parliament of Ukraine on the proposal of the President, was appointed commander of the national guard under Stepan Poltorak defence Minister of the country.
Appropriate at the meeting of the Verkhovna Rada on Tuesday, supported 245 parliamentarians when the required minimum of 226 votes.
the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko on Sunday received a report about the dismissal of defense Minister Valeriy Galatea, which first came under a barrage of opponents due to failures in the conduct of special operations, for example, With a serious loss of security forces in the end of the environment under the Transfer. Happy Tuesday welcomed the resignation of Galatea From his post. According to the current Ukrainian Constitution, the leader asks Parliament the candidacy of the Minister of defence and head of the SBU.
Stepan Poltorak - Colonel-General (2014), candidate of pedagogical Sciences, Professor, honored worker of education of Ukraine. From February 28 through April 16, 2014 - the chief of the main Department commander of the internal troops of MIA of Ukraine. Fifteen April 2014 by the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine appointed commander of the National guard of Ukraine. Biographical details of Stepan Poltorak