Batkivschyna goes into opposition in Ukrainian parlament – Faction leader Tymoshenko
The leader of the Batkivschyna party's faction in Ukrainian Verkhovna Rada, Yulia Tymoshenko has announced a withdrawal of her political force from talks on the formation of a new coalition and into the opposition.
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"Today I can announce a consolidated decision of our political force. We have decided to pull out of this hopeless negotiating process over creation of a new coalition. We are moving into democratic, pro-European opposition," she said on Tuesday after holding a party conference, her spokesperson said.