Zelensky's Party Gets 42.1% in Snap Elections, Saakashvili’s Party - 0,47%

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky's party heads for win a snap parliamentary election. Exit polls suggest the Servant of the People party will have a majority in parliament but will need a coalition partner to form a government.

Five parties look on course to clear the 5% threshold to enter parliament.

Partial official results - with 29% of the vote counted - give President Zelensky's party 42.1%, with the pro-Russian Opposition Platform - For Life party on the second place with 12.7% of the vote.

Mr. Vakarchuk's Holos (The Voice) party has won 6.4% of the vote.

The other two parties projected to enter parliament are former President Petro Poroshenko's European Solidarity (8.7%) and Batkivshchyna (Fatherland) led by former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko (8.2%).

 As for the party of former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili, it received 0,47% of votes.

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By Ana Dumbadze  

22 July 2019 10:36