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Poroshenko's Bloc recruits four new members

Two factions can form a coalition

Poroshenko's Bloc recruits four new members

As four new lawmakers join the BPP. the factions of the BPP and the People's Front have enough votes to form a coalition

First Vice-Speaker Andriy Parubiy told the house at the morning plenary session that Andriy Nemirivskyy (ex- Will of the People group), Yuriy Bublyk and Serhiy Rudyk (both ex-Svoboda) and independent Serhiy Mishchenko joined the BPP..

Thus, the two main parliamentary factions now have 226 seats which under the Constitution is enough to for a ruling coalition.