The former head of national police said that its resignation is not connected to the resignation of the former head of Odessa regional state administration Mikhail Saakashvili.
President Petro Poroshenko tried to persuade the former head of Hatiya Dekanoidze not to resign. About Dekanoidze, said in an interview , reports the online edition .
«The President tried to persuade me to stay and continue working. Of course, this does not mean that She a loved and didn’t want to let go … I Think that the reason for this proposal (from the President — ed.) was that in power in that time there was no agreement on the candidacy of the new head of the National police,» said Dekanoidze.
She added that her resignation has nothing to do with the resignation of the former head of Odessa regional state administration Mikhail Saakashvili.
According to Dekanoidze, the main success of her team is that were not allowed in the setback.
«And the people believed that the police reformed. If you do not fight, rollback always will be. I really hope that the Ukrainian police there are many people who will oppose the system,» — said Dekanoidze.
The former head of the national police added that the overall situation from her pessimistic views. «It changes only the police itself will not give the expected result. Transparency International announced on the eve of the study of the index of perception of corruption in the world. Today we have red (high level of corruption — ed) following Tajikistan. This means that every second Ukrainian is sure — the country is drowning in corruption. And this means that there is no reform,» said Dekanoidze.