The prosecution of Viktor Medvedchuk, the leader of “the Opposition platform For life”, as well as other political figures in the opposition, can be costly to the President of Ukraine.
This statement was made by Vladimir Putin, President of Russia, during the WEF-2019, resource transfers “Russian Dialogue“.
The Russian leader reminded of the current Ukrainian government that the opposition does not square and does not violate the Constitution of the country. Opposition politicians are doing their job in the framework of the current legislation of Ukraine. And it would be a big mistake to chase them for it, he said.
The head of Russia Zelensky warned that he would not repeat the mistakes of the previous President.
Recall that on 5 September in Kiev, the national Council for radio and television decided to revoke the license of an opposition channel NewsOne. Rabinovich, Shufrych, and later smartly reacted harshly to the decision, saying that Ukraine is becoming a totalitarian state.
LIGanews previously reported that Putin asked Zelensky regarding the persecution of the political opposition in Ukraine.