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The president of Ukraine, Volodimir Zelenski, has dismissed this Sunday to its Attorney General, Irina Venediktova, and the head of the country's Security Services, Ivan Bakanov, for “inadequate performance of their duties >with the consequent cost of human lives”, he announced through his account on the social network Telegram.
This is the greatest reorganization of his government carried out It has been carried out since the beginning of the Russian invasion at the end of February.
Zelensky claimed that more than 60 employees of the office of the Prosecutor and the Security Service of Ukraine who directed the Those dismissed remained in the occupied territories and “work against our state.”
The official also said that connections between Ukrainian security forces and Russian special services had been detected, which “constituted a crime against the foundations of national security”.
Venediktova will be replaced by Oleksiy Simonenko while Bakalov's replacement has not been disclosed, who until now At that time he was considered to be among the closest members of the circle of friends. intimates of the president.