The police opened a criminal case related to vote-buying in Zaporizhia region, as the press agency of Zaporizhia Prosecutor’s Office reports.
It is known that at the beginning of July 2019 the spokesmen of pro-Russian parties attempted to bribe the voters. A group of people acted collusively. They also started supporting the representatives of foreign organizations to undermine the sovereignty and territorial dignity of Ukraine.
The representatives of these parties promote the ideas of federalism and plan to hold events aimed at destabilization of the country.
Law enforcement officials opened the criminal case under the article for state treason and for bribing elector or referendum participant. Investigative actions are continuing.