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Volodymyr Groysman views the task of Government as ensuring the technical side of elections, the rest should be left without interference
23.10.2014 | 11:04
Press service of Vice Prime Minister

The most important objective for the Government for the upcoming parliamentary elections due at the end of the week is not to interfere in the electoral process, to thoroughly ensure all the technological procedures to prevent violations. The Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine, Minister of Regional Development, Construction, Housing and Utilities Volodymyr Groysman announced on air of the Sobytiya program on the Ukraine TV channel.

According to him, the authority receives a tool to provide for an impartial electoral process, as the President of Ukraine has signed a Government’s initiative on amendments to the legislation to intensify criminal liability for violation of electoral rights of citizens, in particular, for bribing voters, comes into force in the near future.

"By bribing people they sell the country. This cannot be tolerated. Therefore, the task of the Government is to ensure the technical support of the election campaign, and the rest should be left without interference," said Volodymyr Groysman.


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