EU: judge, jury, executioner

Oleksandr Klymenko

EU: judge, jury, executioner


I am Oleksandr Klymenko. For nine years, I served as a civil servant in Ukraine’s tax authorities, until in 2012, during Yanoukovych’s term, I was appointed to serve as the technocrat Minister of Revenues and Duties of Ukraine. I was not a political appointment, I have no party affiliation, no ideological affinity to Yanoukovych.

As a Minister I served my country and my people well. During my term, all Tax and Customs issues in the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement Action Plan were settled; we...


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