Also on Friday, Yushchenko reinstated former Prosecutor General Olesandr Medvedko, who served as Prosecutor General from 2005 until April 2007 when Yushchenko replaced him with Svyatoslav Piskun. Yushchenko fired Piskun last Thursday, which prompted Interior Minister Vasyl Tsushko to dispatch police to prevent his removal [JURIST report]. AP has more. RIA Novosti has additional coverage.
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