KYIV (QHA) -

Ukraine’s National Security and Defense Council head Andriy Parubiy has tendered his resignation, he wrote this on his page on Facebook.

"I have tendered my resignation as secretary of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine. I think it's unacceptable to comment on my resignation in a time of war," Parubiy said, adding he would continue to deal will the provision of assistance to the front, first and foremost, to volunteer battalions.

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has signed a decree dismissing Parubiy as secretary of the Ukrainian National Security and Defense Council. The document has already been published on the website of the head of state.

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