KIEV, December 03. /ITAR-TASS/. Ukrainian Prime Minister Nikolai Azarov pledged to the deputies of the Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine’s parliament, to draw “tough conclusions” and make some reshuffles in the country’s government. Speaking before the vote on the motion of no confidence to the government Azarov said, “I will draw tough conclusions from what had happened and some reshuffles will be made in the government.”
The Ukrainian parliament failed to pass the motion of no confidence several minutes later. As many as 186 deputies voted for the no confidence motion with at least 226 votes required for passing it.