Petro Poroshenko and Vladimir Zilinskaite: RIA Novosti
Netizens noticed that the search engine “Yandex” called the President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky name the former head of state Petro Poroshenko. This drew the attention of the channel REN TV.
When you enter in a search query string “Zelensky, the President of Ukraine” the system displays the photograph of the incumbent President. However, the signature is the “Petro Poroshenko”. At the right side of the picture is displayed correct information about Zelensky from the online encyclopedia “Wikipedia”.
Image: a screenshot of the page Yandex
May 20, Zelensky took the oath to the Ukrainian people and was officially inaugurated as President of Ukraine. In April the Central electoral Commission declared him winner of the election. In the second round he scored 73,22% of the votes. Poroshenko was supported by 24.45 percent of the voters.
In December last year, users of “Yandex” has drawn attention to the fact that the search engine offered users information about the death of Poroshenko. A company spokesman later explained that the information for the card compiled from open sources.
Video, photo All from Russia.