The Ukrainian leader changed the composition of the National Security and Defense Council

08:49 05 August Kyiv, Ukraine

President Volodymyr Zelensky has rotated in the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine. The corresponding decree was promulgated on 4 August.

 
According to the document, the staff of the National Security and Defense Council included Prosecutor General Andrei Kostin and acting head of the SBU Vasily Malyuk.

At the same time, former head of the SBU Ivan Bakanov and ex-Prosecutor General Irina Venediktova were removed from the Council.
 
"This Decree comes into force on the day of its publication," the act says.