Talk of uniting the political forces, the Bloc of Petro Poroshenko and people’s front «and were carried out», but concrete decisions yet. This broadcast channel «112 Ukraine» said the people’s Deputy from «popular front» Anton Gerashchenko.
«Political forces are unable to conduct any negotiations, secretive or public, but as long as no concrete decision will be taken, nothing to discuss. Of course, the party in power think about the upcoming election, as the opposition. In the election you need to contact the voter to show any plans that are made, to ask you to vote for yourself again. Naturally, the ruling party be criticized. Such conversations were carried out and maintained, but concrete decisions on this subject have been taken,» – said the politician.
According to him, whether they will be accepted, time will tell.
«First and foremost we need to understand what will be the balance of forces, what are the conditions of this agreement, whether those forces be respected. You know, we have a huge mistrust between the government and the opposition and within the party of power,» – said Gerashchenko.
About a possible merger of the two Ukrainian parties wrote in early September of this year INSIDER. According to interlocutors of publication, the leaders of the two political forces «really say» about the topic not only to «party quotas», but also districts.
«Commander in chief» reported that on 3 September, a meeting of «strategic eight», which ended a prior agreement on the merger of the party «Block of Petro Poroshenko «Solidarity», «Vinnytska European Strategy» and «popular front» in a single structure.
Supposedly it was decided that to lead this Association will be the Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman, Chairman of the popular front, ex-Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk will head the national Bank of Ukraine, and the head of the Central headquarters of the popular front, Secretary of the national security Council and defense of Ukraine Oleksandr Turchynov will manage the election headquarters of the current President of Petro Poroshenko.
Russian political analyst Stanislav Belkovsky said on 12 September in Kiev during a straight line on the «Gordon» that the Bloc of Petro Poroshenko and «popular front» are in talks about creating a unified political force. According to the analyst, the merger is preparing for presidential and parliamentary elections in 2019.
Anton Gerashchenko: Conversations on the unification of the popular front and bloc of Petro Poroshenko was carried out and maintained, but concrete decisions yet 14.09.2017