Lyashko required to disclose “killer” for Ukraine’s memorandum with the IMF

KIEV, May 19 - RIA Novosti. Memorandum of cooperation with the IMF provides for raising the retirement age, the resolution to sell the land and strategic targets, said the leader of Ukrainian Radical Party, Oleg Lyashko, and demanded the publication of the document.


“This morning he had a meeting with the Prime Minister and once again demanded to immediately make public the text of the murderous memorandum they signed with the International Monetary Fund. I have seen these documents, and I know that the conditions include raising the retirement age, the resolution to sell the land and strategic sites” - wrote Lyashko on Thursday to Facebook.

IMF mission on Wednesday reached agreement with the authorities of Ukraine, necessary for the completion of the second review under the bailout program. To approve the agreement and decide on a new tranche of loan to Ukraine now has the IMF Board of Directors, which will take place presumably in July.

Minister of Finance of Ukraine Alexander Danyluk said that the memorandum on the revision of the cooperation program agreed with the IMF, were procedural aspects.

The four-year program of financial assistance fund provides, inter alia, the allocation of Ukraine $ 17.5 billion. In March 2015 it was listed on the first tranche of 5 billion dollars in August - the second tranche of 1.7 billion.

Now Kyiv expects the third tranche, but the transfer of the IMF postponed due to the political crisis in Ukraine, which prevented the approval of the necessary reforms. The authorities hoped that the outcome of the mission of the IMF Board of Directors until the end of June to decide on the allocation of the next tranche of 1.7 billion dollars.


20 May 2016

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