The Governor of Odessa region of Ukraine, Mikhail Saakashvili said that the court of Odessa decided to withdraw election protocols for the verification of possible falsifications on elections of the mayor.
"The regional Prosecutor's office appealed to the court for permission recesses of election protocols to identify possible fraud. During the process in court and the Prosecutor's office suddenly turned off the light. Despite this, the court ultimately decided. When I heard about this, all the members of the City Commission closed the building and fled to their homes. Currently they are gathered one by one to execute the judgment, " wrote Saakashvili on his page in Facebook. On Wednesday the Governor of the Odessa region Mikhail Saakashvili refused to recognize the official results of the elections on October 25 on its territory and has openly tried to convince the Residents to actions of civil disobedience. City's election Commission Saturday declared the victory of incumbent mayor Gennady Trukhanov in the first round of elections of the mayor with 52% of the vote. The main competitor of Trukhanov - Borovik (Advisor to Saakashvili) - score 25, 7%, and has already announced elections are rigged, what are its supported Saakashvili. The head of the Odessa organization of the Bloc of Petro Poroshenko "Solidarity" Alexey Goncharenko asked persistent in the form of a recount. Borovik filed in the Odessa administrative court the claim with the requirement about a vote recount in the 1st district of the city, however, this court rejected the claim.