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The leader of the party “Voice” and the soloist of group “Ocean of Elza” Svyatoslav Vakarchuk confirmed his relationship with the oligarch Victor Pinchuk. He told about it in interview “Radio Freedom”.
“We are both members of the Supervisory Board of the Holocaust Museum “Babiy Yar”. We want Kiev to make a great historical memorial and the Holocaust Museum. Said only in this”, — he explained.
According to Vakarchuk, he communicated with the oligarch alone for a few minutes and spent several hours in the presence of other people during the round table. About his decision to go into politics, he and Pinchuk were not consulted. “Me, with all due respect, interested in the opinions of ordinary people”, — he stressed.
According to him, their steps more he consulted his conscience, with his family and with people who are moral authorities.
May 16, Vakarchuk announced the intention to participate in elections to the Verkhovna Rada at the head of the party he created “the Voice.” According to Vakarchuk, the goal of his party was “to destroy the old policy and create new policy”. According to recent opinion polls, his party is gaining from seven to eight percent of the vote.
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