the people’s Deputy of the Verkhovna Rada Bogdan Yaremenko dismissed from his post as head of the parliamentary Committee on foreign policy. This decision was supported by 317 parliamentarians when the required minimum of 226 votes.
the New head of the Committee was the Deputy Oleksandr Merezhko. He and Yaremenko — Deputy of the faction “servant of the people”, reports RIA Novosti.
the Reason for the resignation was the sex scandal. At the end of October 2019 Yaremenko walked in correspondence with a prostitute. He asked the conditions of the meeting, and the woman informed him the list of services and prices. Moreover, the message MP sent during the meeting.
First, Yaremenko said that she had corresponded with. So he allegedly tried to stop the hunting of politicians, and the wife is for it only “thank you” he said. However, he soon apologized to the party and his wife.