President of Ukraine Issued a Decree Confirming Military Prosecutor Candidates
The President of Ukraine issued a Decree No. 738/2014 “On Amending the List of Positions of Directors of Military Units and Law Enforcement Bodies Whose Candidacies Are To Be Confirmed with the President of Ukraine”. This Decee provides for mandatory confirmation of candidates for regional military prosecutor’s positions solely on the grounds of these prosecutors having a military rank. However, such confirmation of candidacies is not provided for under the current Law on Prosecution.