Odessa city election Commission registered the list of candidates in people's deputies of the city Council from the party " Block of Darth Vader ", reports the local Internet edition.
according to the publication, the party had forwarded to the city Council of 48 candidates, 44 of them bear the name Darth Vader and one Yoda.
Among the candidates from the "dark side" - only one woman, Darth Vader Aleksandrovna. She tops the list of the block on elections in a regional Council, reports " Duma. Net ".
This is not the 1st case, when a character named Darth Vader figures on electoral lists in Ukraine. In October 2014 parliamentary elections in the country were contested by six candidates named Darth Vader. In may, the candidate of the "Internet party" with the name Darth Vader applying for a post of the mayor of Kiev, however, scored just 1, 74% of the vote. It was also noted that the candidate with the name of the Central character of the epic "Star wars" took second place at a polling station during elections of the head of Odessa.
Such political projects position themselves as an alternative to the existing system. Their fame experts explain the desire of many Ukrainians, disillusioned with politics, to protest. It is the mood of protest in the 1st place Among young people, have the ability to result in valaisiana for Darth Vader. At the same time likely to get significant result in "stellar" candidate no.
Darth Vader is one of the Central characters of the cult film epic "Star wars" George Lucas and one of the most recognizable characters in the series. Costume Darth Vader absorbed the black cloak, armor and helmet, completely hiding the face.