Soldiers of the Unit “A” Special Forces began patrolling streets, train stations, bus stations and airports throughout Ukraine. This was reported in the Security Service of Ukraine press center.
"The state order and the peace of citizens of Ukraine are important elements for ensuring the proper electoral process. Our special forces, which defended Ukraine from the first minutes of the operation in Donbas, understand this very well. We also used combat vehicles and unmanned aircraft for patrolling. All of this is a demonstration of our determination to immediately stop any possible provocations in order to destabilize the situation in Ukraine", said the head of the Security Service Vasyl Grytsak.
He expressed confidence that "elections in Ukraine will be held in a civilized and calm manner." “The Security Service of Ukraine, within its competence, is doing everything necessary for this,” noted Grytsak.
Today, March 30, the election silence was set in Ukraine before the first round of the presidential elections on March 31, under the article 57 on The elections of the president of Ukraine of the Constitution of Ukraine.
According to the law, the electioneering campaign end at 00:00 of the last Friday before the day of elections.
The agitation campaign before the second round of voting begins from the next day of appointing the re-elections and ends at 00:00 of the last Friday before the day of re-elections.
On this day, any election campaign is prohibited by law, and the voters can make a free of any influence choice.