Police Tuesday took under round-the protection of all precinct election commissions in Ukraine, where next Sunday will be held Local elections, told reporters the head of the coordination group of the Ministry of interior, Advisor to the head of the Ministry of internal Affairs Ivan Stoyko.
"We take under round the clock protection of all precinct election commissions (PECs). From today (Tuesday) has already delivered the ballots to the PEC and by the 23rd (of October) will be instituted. We have security, We checked all sites for suitability of being there and PEC members, and the database that will decide the fate of elections, " writes the Ukrainian news Agency.
Stojko added that law Enforcement agencies have Received more than 2 thousand messages on violations of electoral law." Came to us at the time 2, 356 thousands of messages about violations of the electoral law, 180 of them are brought in the unified register of pre-judicial decisions, and 255 is currently pending in the internal Affairs bodies ", - he said.
Local elections in Ukraine are obliged to pass on October 25. The Parliament first adopted a law defining the rules of their conduct. Now regional, city and district councils will be elected under the proportional system With the so-called open lists, and elections of deputies of village and settlement councils - the majority system of relative majority. In elections are not available to take blocks of political parties, the electoral threshold for parties is raised From 3% to 5%.
Law and order on election day will provide more than 100 thousand law enforcement officers. The international observers at these elections, the CEC has registered more than 1, 5 thousand people.