Dmitry Pascutto: Vladimir Astapkovich / RIA Novosti
Acceptance or rejection by Russia of the outcome of the upcoming elections in Ukraine will depend on how they will be held, said the official representative of the Kremlin, Dmitry Peskov. It is quoted by TASS on Friday, March 29.
“I would leave without comment the question of whether the confession [in Moscow] illegitimate outcome of the elections [in Ukraine]. It will also depend on how the elections are held”, — he said.
Press Secretary of the Russian President also refused to evaluate the election campaign in Ukraine. “The case of the Ukrainians,” — said Peskov.
Presidential elections in Ukraine scheduled for March 31. According to the latest data of sociologists, the leader of the race remains a showman Vladimir Zelensky, it is supported by 26.6 percent of respondents. Second and third places are divided between the incumbent President Petro Poroshenko and former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko — they are ready to vote for 17 percent of the electorate.
Another presidential candidate, leader of the Radical party, Oleg Lyashko, 28 March stated that in case of victory intends to initiate negotiations with the Russian leader in the Crimea and Donbas. He doubted the diplomatic abilities of the current Ukrainian President.
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