Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman has ordered to verify how Yuriy Boyko and Viktor Medvedchuk made a direct flight from Kyiv to Moscow. He stated this at a meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers today in response to the request of MIA Minister Arsen Avakov, - correspondent of OstroV reports.
"Why did it happen that, contrary to the law of Ukraine and sanctions banning air service with the Russian Federation, the flight of people's deputy Yuriy Boyko Kyiv-Moscow and Moscow-Kyiv took place on March 22? We all know what negotiations Mr. Boyko conducted in Moscow - anti-Ukrainian", - the MIA minister said.
"I want to get an answer, who from the state officials made the decision, in violation of the ban, to create such comfort for people who discussed anti-Ukrainian issues in Moscow with Prime Minister Medvedev", - Avakov noted.
Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman instructed to check the State Aviation Administration, Ukraeurorukh and border guards "who and where violated the law of Ukraine".
"To check everyone who acted and to what extent, and where violations of the law of Ukraine were committed with the appropriate response and informing the Cabinet of Ministers", - the prime minister instructed.
As previously reported, on March 22, Prime Minister of the Russian Federaation Dmitry Medvedev had put up presidential candidate Yuriy Boyko and head of the political council of the Opposition Platform - For Life party Viktor Medvedchuk in his residence in Gorki (Russia).
Ukraine has banned direct flights to Russia.