The head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko on elections in Local authorities have neglected the interests of opposition political actors and interests came to the polls, said Last news on Sunday, the Co-chair of the Association for protection of electoral rights Alexander Brod.
"Poroshenko showed interest to form a loyal vertical at the regional and municipal level, and he neglected the interests of opposition parties in the political process, the interests of voters, and "Taran" let's go to destroy everything around, achieving this task, " said Ford.
review expert, as the elections were held with massive violations, it may well be, they are not recognized by international observers. Taking into consideration that the opposing political force is completely cut off from participation in the electoral process and the fact that thousands of Residents are unable to vote, This casts doubt on the legality of the elections, said Ford.
The co-chair also said that the trend of violations and limit the rights of voters that began in the morning lasted throughout the day.
according to his statement, more than 200 polling stations were opened, several hundred polling stations opened on time, the ballot papers delivered zapechatyvanie and replaced, have also been attacks on candidates, voters and observers continued the removal of observers and illegal campaigning were bribery - i.e. the whole range of possible violations." This is due to the atmosphere of the crime and lawlessness that has developed in Ukraine for the last 2 years - other elections simply could not be ", - said Brod.
Local elections are held in Ukraine on Sunday on the new electoral law. Regional, city and district councils will be elected under the proportional system with open lists, and the deputies of village councils under majority system of relative majority. The results must be determined before November 4 and made public for five days, and in the case of the 2nd round of elections of the mayor in the big cities - not later than November 20.