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Following the elections in Ukraine may take place in 2020. With such statement on air of TV channel ICTV was made by the leader of the party in power “the servant of the people” Dmitry Razumkov.
We are talking about elections of local authorities. The politician stressed that a lot of things, including voting, will depend on local authorities. According to him, there are many examples of how inefficient the government bodies at the local level, highlighting cases of corruption and embezzlement received from the center to the regions funds.
However, he also did not rule out that the elections can go even earlier, in 2019, noting that “time will tell”. According to him, team President Zelensky will act “within the framework of current legislation”.
Earlier media with reference to sources wrote that the presidential Office plan to hold local elections in the shortest possible time. The main argument of the decision were the results of the party Zelensky “servant of the people” in the early elections to the Verkhovna Rada.
Elections to the Ukrainian Parliament took place on 21 July. The total turnout amounted to 49.84 per cent voters. At the end of processing 90 percent of the ballots, the party Zelensky “servant of the people” can form a single-party majority, having received 253 out of 450 mandates. In addition to the ruling party in Parliament are also party of Viktor Medvedchuk “the Opposition platform For life”, the former President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko “European solidarity”, the Deputy of Yulia Tymoshenko’s “Fatherland” and leader of the musical group “Okean Elzy” Svyatoslav Vakarchuk “the Voice.”
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