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The police of Ukraine monitors going near the building of CEC young people in sports clothes, who put up tents. This was announced by adviser to the interior Minister Zoryan Shkiryak, transfer “Ukrainian news”.
He urged journalists not to “escalate the situation” and said that people gather for a pre-agreed meeting organized by one of the deputies. His name or the faction he did not name. “We very quickly cool down these hot heads”, — said Shkiryak, commenting on the possibility of riots.
The CEC does not consider gathering people in the way. “Now there are no threats we do not feel safe to move, go and exit to/from buildings. Hopefully, this situation will continue in the future,” said Secretary Natalia Bernatsky, adding that the Commission is ready to work round the clock. The CEC estimated the vote in the presidential election as stable and did not fix serious violations.
Young men in sports clothes began to gather near the building of CEC in the afternoon. As reported by “Ukrainian news”, among them are the deputies from the party “Batkivshchyna”. Edition “Strenia” I published the video: the footage is noticeable that in the afternoon on the square there are dozens of people and reinforced police.
In one of the tents was the MP from the faction “Batkivshchyna” Alena Shkrum, which confirmed the “UKRINFORM”, which takes part in the rally together with his colleague. According to her, the application for holding the rally was filed by another MP from the faction “Batkivshchyna” Igor Lutsenko and NGO supporters of the party, and the tent will be a public reception of deputies, where people can report violations.
“There is a public organization, there are members of ATU (anti-terrorist operation in the Donbas, changed the name in 2018 approx. “Of the tape.ru”), our party leaders. But there is, unfortunately, part of people who began to gather, but among them were grandmothers and guys we don’t know and who supposedly was going for some online ads for money, but they are absolute minority,” he added and stressed that their action is exclusively peaceful in nature.
Presidential elections in Ukraine held on 31 March. According to the latest official rankings of candidates published on March 28, greatest support undecided population was used by the artist Vladimir Zelensky. The current head of state Petro Poroshenko either equally shared the second place with former Prime Minister and the leader of the party “Batkivschina” Yulia Tymoshenko, or she beat with a small margin. The possible leadership Zelensky point and the first exit polls published unofficially.
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