KIEV, November 27. /TASS/. Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatsenyuk has been endorsed by parliament as the new head of government.
He garnered the support of 341 members of the Verkhovna Rada, with seven abstentions and two nays.
Arseniy Yatsenyuk, of the Popular Front, was born in Chernivtsi on May 22, 1974. He served as Ukraine’s prime minister since February 27, 2014. Previously was a member of the Batkivshchyna party. One of his first steps in the capacity of prime minister was the signing of the political part of the Association Agreement with the European Union.