The authorities reacted to the scandal around Schuster

Власти отреагировали на скандал вокруг Шустера

Poroshenko, Groisman hope for a speedy resolution of the incident.

The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko expressed the hope that the relevant services in the shortest time will exhaust the incident with the journalist, TV presenter Savik Shuster.

“Freedom of speech is one of the greatest achievements of Ukraine after Revolution of Dignity and is the cornerstone of democracy. As guarantor of the Constitution, I defended and will defend freedom of expression in all its forms. Therefore, we hope that the relevant services in the shortest time will exhaust the incident with the journalist Savik Shuster”, – wrote Poroshenko in Facebook.

In turn, Prime Minister Vladimir Groisman instructed to investigate the situation with the cancellation of the permission to employment in Ukraine Schuster.

“Instructed to look into the situation with the cancellation of the work permit Savik Shuster and promptly resolve the situation in accordance with the current legislation”, – wrote the Prime Minister on his page.

He also emphasized that it is impermissible to oppress freedom of speech in Ukraine.

We will remind, today it became known that Savik Schuster cancelled the work permit in Ukraine.

As reported Корреспондент.netJanuary 15 Schuster announced the opening of a criminal case for allegedly failing to pay their taxes.

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