Ukraine president dissolves parliament, names lawyer with ties to tycoon chief of staff
2 days ago
Volodymyr Zelenskiy has named Andriy Bogdan as head of his presidential administration. The lawyer has ties to one of Ukraine's richest men and a former president. Zelenskiy also set a date for snap elections.
Ukraine's President Zelensky announces dissolution of parliament
4 days ago
Volodymyr Zelensky, a 41-year-old comedian, is inaugurated as Ukraine's president and announces the dissolution of parliament in his inaugural speech. "I dissolve the Verkhovna Rada of the eighth convocation," the newly sworn-in president said during the ceremony in parliament in Kiev.