Updated at 11:50,16-10-2017

Arseni Yatsenyuk appointed Ukrainian PM

Euroradio

A record number of VR members have voted for him – 371.

Arseni Yatsenyuk announced that he would not run for President before the votes were cast. He will also stop being a member of the Verkhovna Rada.

The coalition European Choice was formed and registered in the Verkhovna Rada on February 27. 250 MPs joined it. The factions Batkivshchina, UDAR, Svoboda, the groups Economic Development, Sovereign European Ukraine and others joined it.