On 17 July during a government meeting Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman said that the fifth President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko Poroshenko is waging unfair election campaign, reports the correspondent of the edition “GORDON“.
“In recent weeks, running such a deliberate dirty polytechnologies the game that has captivated the media and social networks. Information such: “People, you don’t vote for the democratic party, because they are impassable, and vote only for one party [former Ukrainian President] Petro Poroshenko. What is the manipulation? There are different surveys, they determine who goes to Parliament. In the end, it’s not the individual politicians who base their campaign on lies, and people are free to come and vote for whom they want,” he said.
Groisman added that it has collected information on tens of accounts in the Internet, which are financed from “different political sources” that is a violation of law. He said that will give the collected materials to the police.
In a press-service of the party Poroshenko “European solidarity”, said that during the election campaign, the force had behaved “correctly as possible in relation to party Groisman, as well as to all participants of the race from the democratic camp.”
“We never responded to aggressive attacks Volodymyr Groysman to the address of the command, which he fully obliged to their career growth. Several years ago his criticism could look like courage. But now I hear in the back, evidence of entirely different traits. Obviously, these traits are understandable to voters,” the statement said.
Evidence that the party Groisman does not overcome the 5% threshold in the Parliament have various sociological centers, according to “European solidarity”.
“The key to deceiving the voters, Vladimir Borisovich and he was not disappointed with the fake studies that draw him unattainable threshold. In recent sociology has even turned out that the total percentage of votes for the support of all parties amounted to 100.6%. Party Groisman among those political parties which sprayed the voice of European-oriented voters and increase the bonus for the fifth column,” – said in a statement.
The press service added that the threat Groisman address “one of the leaders of the race” will be seen as blatant use of administrative resources.
On 21 may President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky announced the dissolution of the Verkhovna Rada of the VIII convocation and calling early parliamentary elections for July 21. May 23, Zelensky a decree on early termination of powers of the Verkhovna Rada and calling early parliamentary elections came into force. From may 24, in Ukraine started the election process.
Groisman go to the elections with his party “Ukrainian strategy”.
Elections will be held under the current electoral legislation, providing for a mixed system (half of deputies is elected according to the proportional system and the other half in majority), closed party lists and a 5% threshold.
Ukrainians will elect 225 deputies on the lists and 199 in the majority of districts (26 districts are on the Russian-occupied territory, where elections are not held).