The Prosecutor General of Ukraine, became the first woman

President Vladimir Zelensky has been appointed as the new Prosecutor General of the country's 42-year-old Irina Venediktova Irina Venediktova - the fifth Prosecutor General of Ukraine since the revolution in the Kiev Maidan, and the first woman in this post the President of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky has been appointed as the new Prosecutor General of the country’s 42-year-old Irina Venediktova
President.gov.ua Irina Venediktova – the fifth Prosecutor General of Ukraine since the revolution in the Kiev Maidan, and the first woman to hold that office
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the President of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky has been appointed as the new Prosecutor General of the country’s 42-year-old Irina Venediktova. Previously, she was the acting Director of the State Bureau of investigation, reported on the website of the President of Ukraine.

on Tuesday morning the Supreme Rada majority has consented to this appointment. For Venediktov as attorney General voted 269 deputies, of which 224 MPs from the presidential party “servant of the people”. Opposed by the “European solidarity” Petro Poroshenko and “the Voice” Svyatoslav Vakarchuk.

Irina Venediktova – the fifth Prosecutor General of Ukraine since the revolution in the Kiev Maidan, and the first woman to hold the post. She replaced the Ruslan Ryaboshapka here, who was dismissed by Parliament in early March in connection with the loss of confidence. Three others, beginning in the spring of 2014, the acting attorney General.

Venediktov was born in Kharkiv, where he graduated from the law faculty of the national University named after Karazin. She subsequently worked at the University as head of Department of civil law disciplines. In parallel, Irina Venediktova graduated from Kharkiv national University of internal Affairs, the Vice rector who was once her father, the General-the militia major Valentin Venediktov.

after the last elections to the Verkhovna Rada izbrisati Deputy from the party “servant of the people”.

27 December 2019 Zelensky Venediktov was appointed acting Director of the State Bureau of investigation.

Among the candidates for the post of attorney General was the people’s Deputy from “Servants of the people” Sergey Ionushas, acting Director of the State Bureau of investigation Irina Venediktova and former Deputy Prosecutor General Sergei Kyz.