Territorial election Commission of Mariupol has asked Ukraine's Central election Commission to postpone the election in the city from 25 October to fifteen November, the media says.
on this day, " in big cities will be held the second round of elections of mayors ". This decision was taken on the first day weekend evening, writes LB. Ua. Before this the commissioners decided that they do not have the opportunity to take the ballot papers from the printing house "Priazovsky worker" because there are detected violations. Under a corresponding act was signed by all 14 people. When the CEC will take action on Mariupol, until not known.
October 19, "a small band of provocateurs that call themselves" peace activists ", with the assistance of several armed thugs, As if " Right* ", seized the building of the printing house " Priazovsky worker ", print the ballots, said the press service of " Opposition bloc ". The party said: "These actions raise local elections in Mariupol Under the danger of breakdown. The goal of the bandits – to prevent the holding of elections in Mariupol, which, according to sociological data, is leading the opposing political force ". As stressed in the party, these actions did not cause any reaction nor condemnation from the government." Moreover, we declare, that such action is in principle impossible without her support ", - has noted at political organization. Zam. the head of the CEC Andriy Mahera said that the cancellation of elections in Mariupol – " sounding like one ". However, the head of the CEC Mikhail Okhendovsky has a different opinion." Evidence that print ballots with violations, no ", – he added. In the end, the Central election Commission of Ukraine ordered to apply to elections in Mariupol the ballots, printed in the printing house of Rinat Akhmetov. Printed in Mariupol dopechatayut Under heavy guard of machine gunners.
* Organization, which the court accepted entered into legal force of the conclusion About destruction or ban the activities on the grounds stipulated by the Federal law "On countering extremist activity"