Former people's Deputy of the Verkhovna Rada from the Ukrainian nationalist party "Freedom" Iryna Farion, known for his Russophobic views, after counting 98% of ballots does not pass in the Lviv regional Council, the regional online edition.
All-Ukrainian Union "Freedom" will receive the third largest faction in the Lviv regional Council of people's deputies 13. While Farion, who ran to the Lviv regional Council on Railway area of the city, with the result 14, 7% of the vote in the intraparty chart ranked only 21st place.
in 2012 Irina Farion won the elections to the Ukrainian Parliament, received in Lviv, more than 68% of voters came to the polls, but after two years in the early parliamentary elections were held in the same district only third place with 16, 4% of the vote.
Farion is not hiding his Russophobic views. For example, having visited in February 2010 one of the kindergartens in Lviv, being then people's Deputy of Lviv regional Council, She told the children that their names are Natasha, Vova, Misha, Masha - don't sound Ukrainian.
in June 2012, on the initiative Farion was dismissed the driver Lviv taxi, who did not want to shut down Russian-language music radio upon request. It was also proposed to tax the performance of songs in foreign languages, and in Russian. Farion proposed to delete the term "Great Russian war" of the Ukrainian legal acts and educational literature.
in new - eighth convocation of the Verkhovna Rada Farion has not passed.
in July, the official authorized Investigation Department Vladimir Markin said that about Farion prosecuted under the criminal code. According to the investigation, fifteen of October 2014 at the rally of nationalists in Kiev Farion had spoken with " destructive and violent calls to action, urging them to destroy the Russian Federation as a state and Russians as a group of people on a national basis ".