The second round of presidential elections in Ukraine: chronicle of all the events

Второй тур выборов президента в Украине: хроника всех событий

In Ukraine elect the President

The position claimed by showman and businessman Vladimir Zelensky and the current President Petro Poroshenko.

The official results of the second round will be made public before may 4. Until 3 June, the newly elected President will take office.

What is known in 5 hours after the polls open?

The election has already voted for both candidates.

12:46
In Ivano-Frankivsk analyst of the movement “HONESTLY” noticed a Bulletin with the inscription in red pen SOS.

12:40
The election was voted by the current President Petro Poroshenko.

12:12
In Vinnitsa voted 101-year-old resident of Vinnytsia district Valentina view. She was born in 1918.

The plot a woman came with her granddaughter, who voted for the first time.

12:11
In Kiev at the officers already gathered journalists, they expect Petro Poroshenko.

12:10
3 hours in the presidential elections in the second round vote 17,43% of voters in Ukraine.

These data from 116 districts (out of 199) results of the CEC as of 11:00.

12:00

The police have registered a 281 statement from citizens about violations of the electoral process
These facts are related to: illegal campaigning — 52, the photographing of ballots — 13 the threat of physical violence and bribery of voters — 2, attempt making newsletter — 1
The police will make reports on those government officials and people’s deputies who violate the electoral legislation and take pictures of ballots.

11:32
“Stop raping the country” — with these words to the area in which votes Zelensky came Femen activist.

11:21
Press Secretary of the Civil network OPORA Yury cornet came to the polling station in Kiev with his dog

11:12
At polling station No. 800489 came to vote for the presidential candidate Vladimir Zelensky.

11:04
The election has already voted, the acting Minister of health Suprun.

10:58
In Nikopol (Dnipropetrovsk region) in one of the areas the man threw the backpack on the floor and stated that there is a bomb. However, it was a joke, said the SUPPORT.

10:49
At the Kiev station No. 800489, where should vote for Vladimir Zelensky, formed a queue of journalists. This prevents multiple vote voters.

10:40

In Ukraine opened only one polling station — it is located in Lebedinsky in the Donetsk region. Therefore, there will not be able to vote 680 voters. Police have opened a case;

10:15
Elancecom in the district was 111 voters from the annexed Crimea. In particular, 102 people will vote in Kalanchak.

Already voted about 40 of the Crimean people.

10:09
In Volyn oblast, OPORA’s observers reported about stuffing the ballot box control sheet without printing, and about the lack of polling booths and boxes at sites 20 County.

10:04
Security on election day, guard more than 130 thousand employees, including more police (more than 72 thousand), and also more than 7 thousand employees of the national guard, 39 thousand rescue workers, more than 8 thousand guards.

09:50
As of 9:49 in Ukraine is still not opened one polling station in lebedyns’ke (Donetsk region), the election Commission has not started work. This was announced at a briefing of the Ministry of internal Affairs.

The area should vote 680 voters. The police opened a criminal case.

08:01
Open polls. The total number of territorial constituencies — 200, with a foreign district, it is about 29 746 polling stations.

The first section on elections of the President of Ukraine opened in Australia, April 20, at 23:00 Kyiv time. Voting there runs until 11:00 Kyiv time on April 21.

The world community unanimously recognized the first round of elections in Ukraine are fair and democratic. It is important to note that the current election race was extremely dirty. The past six months, Ukraine was rocked by scandals, most of which was associated with the favorite vote — Zelensky.