Topic: Ukrainian political turmoil
The last of the five judges, Petro Stetsyuk of the pro-presidential Our Ukraine bloc, was elected in a repeat vote.
"If we can successfully form a Constitutional Court, we can be certain of a positive outcome in voting on the Cabinet," Our Ukraine member Anatoliy Kinakh said.
According to the agenda of today's Supreme Rada session, deputies still have to vote on Viktor Yanukovych's candidacy for prime minister, swear in the Constitutional Court judges, and form a new Cabinet.
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