Parliament was unable to dismiss the Minister of Education Dmytrо Tabachnyk. The parliament did not have enough votes even to initiate the issue of resignation. Minister is to be dismissed because he "always implements anti-Ukrainian activities".
The current Agriculture Minister of Ukraine Mykola Prysiazhniuk may become ukrainian Prime minister. He has a strong patron, Sonia Koshkina writes in her article "To anniversary of the Yura Yenakievskiy inauguration”. The author says there are chances that Azarov will not be changed, because it would upset the balance of power within the authority team.
Employees of the mine-water pump in Yenakievo (Donetsk region), threaten to stop work and to flood the city. They have not been paid any wages for two months, and the management said that people "should not wait for the money." Yenakievo is the birthplace of Viktor Yanukovych.