Twenty-eight self-nominated candidates filed documents to the CEC of the self-proclaimed Luhansk people's Republic to participate in the elections of heads of administrations of cities and areas of the LNR, said Last news on Wednesday the head of the electoral Commission Sergey Koziakov.
The Ukrainian Government has appointed elections to local authorities on 25 October. The Authorities of the self-proclaimed LNR appointed local elections on November 1, but in DND they are required to pass on 18 October.
"The total number of self-nominated candidates who submitted documents to the CEC, is 28. There are independent candidates from all areas of the Republic, " said Koziakov.
according to his statement, applications for registration of independent candidates for the elections in LNR completed. From 30 September to 4 October, the CEC LNR will accept documents from candidates nominated by public organizations. Registration all candidates will be held From 5 to 10 October.
Power DND and LNR has stated many times About the conduct of its local elections regardless of the wishes of Kiev and explained that Kiev is in the hands of individual adopted the law " On local elections ", not agreeing With Lugansk and Donetsk, which does not comply with the Minsk agreements. A complex of measures on implementation of Minsk agreements of February 12, obliges the Ukrainian Authorities to engage in direct dialogue With the authorized DND and LNR, for example, on the issue of holding local elections.
The Ukrainian authorities in April of last year began military action against the self-proclaimed LNR and DND. According to the final data of the UN, the victims of the conflict began more than 8 thousand people. The settlement of the situation in the Donbas region is discussed, as well as among them, during meetings in Minsk the contact group, which Since September of last year had already taken 3 of the document, regulating the steps to de-escalate the conflict.