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The presidential candidate of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky in case you lose the election will be to fight for a place in Parliament. His words TASS reports.
“There are things to do, we will prepare for parliamentary slaughter. All right,” he told reporters.
Zelensky called his nomination for President of the “strong step”. In addition, he stated that electoral defeat will not put an end to his political career.
Earlier, sources in the entourage of the incumbent President Petro Poroshenko also reported that in case of loss of the presidential race policies focus on participation in the elections to the Verkhovna Rada and work in the parliamentary faction “block of Petro Poroshenko” (BPP). Later he said this during the meeting with the bloggers said that only a parliamentary campaign in which he intends to participate this election to the European Parliament after Ukraine’s accession to the EU. Elections to the Verkhovna Rada scheduled for October 27, 2019.
The vote in the first round of presidential elections in Ukraine started on March 31 at 08:00 (time coincides with Moscow). The stations closed at 20:00. For the post of head of state claim 39 candidates. According to 15:00, the turnout was of 45.22 percent. At the time of publication of the material police recorded more than 1,300 reports of violations.
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