Experts say Zelensky has good chances to win in second round
Comedian Vladimir Zelensky is extending lead in Ukraine's presidential election held on March 31 as more than 50 percent of the ballots with 30.23% of votes have been counted, according …
Crimeans dismiss Ukrainian election as irrelevant
March 31st, Simferopol – it’s like any other Sunday. The denizens go to the park, go to the supermarket, take their kids to church and then maybe to the circus. Absolutely nobody is …
What can factor into results of the first round of presidential elections in Ukraine
Over the past few days, Ukraine has been flooded with final opinion polls on the first round of the presidential elections. Final as their publication stops on Friday under the law. Their results …
Political pretenders being elected in Ukraine
It happened that paradoxically the current presidential elections in Ukraine mean nothing. The process's demiurge implies that regardless of who you, Ukrainians, elect, the new president will be a …
Why does Ukraine want to impede work of observers during election?
Russia is compelled to refuse to send its observers to Ukraine's presidential elections over fears for their safety, the press service of the Russian Foreign Ministry reported.
"These discriminatory …
Ukraine: people ready for Maidan!
Ukrainian scientists regularly conducting sociological surveys note that the Ukrainian society still remains extremely polarized after the Euromaidan. There is also a huge gap in how the country's …
Ukrainian special services creating intimidation atmosphere ahead of presidential election
The Security Service of Ukraine has recently been intimidating people, and this has become even more vivid ahead of the presidential election. The service's officers are hunting for opposition …
Ukrainian presidential election: the Zelensky phenomenon
Ahead of Ukraine’s upcoming presidential election first round on March 31st, the comedian and TV-personality Volodymyr Zelensky remains the leading candidate in opinion-polls. According to results …
Ukraine getting poorer, Poroshenko getting richer
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko is a rich man. According to Forbes, he ranks 11th wealthiest person in Ukraine running assets worth $542 million. Today, his assets include 46 companies, the vast …
Ukrainian presidential elections: authoritarianism in action
March 2019 is notable in the post-Soviet space for three interrelated reasons, all of which deal with Ukraine: it was half a decade ago that Crimea reunited with Russia, after which the country began …