Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky admitted that he could not keep his election promise to land corrupt officials because he did not have the power to implement it.
This is reported by the NPF with reference to korrespondent.net.
More specifically, these are powers to influence law enforcement. According to the president, he can only control their work.
The head of state spoke about it in the film Year of President Zelensky, broadcast by the Ukrainian television channel.
“Spring will come to plant.” Here our citizens must understand what they want. Because part of the citizens say “where is the landing?” I really want it and it will be, but when I start calling one of our law enforcement officers and saying, “Where is the result?” We have promised people, ”begins another part of the citizens, saying:“ You are the president, it is not your authority, you cannot call law enforcement officers ”. What more do they want, landings or the influence of the president? ” asked Zelensky.
The President also stated that he could not influence law enforcement agencies, “From the point of view that this person should be imprisoned, but this one should not be touched.” But there should be an impact in the form of weekly performance reports.
“But to call and ask for the result on a weekly basis – I’m sure there should be such an influence, I’m sure it is precisely such control of the President that people want to see”, He stated.
Earlier, it was reported that the appointment of Saakashvili to the post of Deputy Prime Minister is a sentencing to Shmygal.