In Ukraine has come «day of silence» before the local elections

Today, October 24, at midnight in Ukraine has come «day of silence» before the elections of deputies and chairmen of local councils.

To this hour settlements must be completely free from propaganda billboards, and Bulletin boards. Stops the pre-election advertising in the mass media and any other distribution of promotional materials.

Today it is prohibited to conduct mass actions (meetings, rallies, marches, demonstrations, etc.) on behalf of candidates and parties participating in the electoral process. In addition, prohibited the holding of concerts, performances, sport competitions, demonstration of films and television programs in support of parties and candidates.

On the day of local elections, on 25 October, prohibited the publication of opinion polls and the intermediate results of the elections before the end of voting at 20:00.

This year local elections in Ukraine will be held under the new law, enacted on 14 July. In the law, in particular, excluded from the list of subjects of the election process blocks and set rate on consolidating the so-called private part of the electoral list, one leader of the electoral list. For the first time elections will be held in the United communities.

Earlier the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko assured the international observers that will take the necessary steps to ensure the holding of local elections in accordance with international standards.

In Ukraine has come «day of silence» before the local elections 24.10.2015

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