Employees of Security service of Ukraine unmasked the mechanism of false votes during the submission of petitions to the President of Ukraine. It is reported by the press center of the SSU.
"As found by the staff of Security Service of Ukraine in conjunction with the Presidential Administration IT department, false votes took place with the IP-addresses located in Tiraspol (20%), Luhansk (10%), Moscow (6%), Krasnodon (3%) etc. ", - reported SSU representative.
It is noted that the security services operatives drew attention to the petition on the introduction of the special autonomous territory in Kharkiv region. It was made by one of the former members of the Communist Party of Ukraine.
"As of May 10, this petition has collected about 45 thousand votes, of which 20 thousand were immediately removed as completely related to the so-called "bots" - said in the statement.