Ukraine president accepts resignation of PM, entire cabinet
Published on Jan 28, 2014 9:58 PM
KIEV (AFP) - Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych in a decree on Tuesday accepted the offer of resignation from Prime Minister Mykola Azarov and the entire cabinet.
"I accept the resignation of Mykola Azarov and as a consequence the resignation of the entire Ukrainian government," read the text of the decree published on the presidency website.
He requested they stay on in a caretaker capacity until a new government is named.