Lviv Mayor and leader of Samopomish (a Ukrainian political party, - ed.) Andriy Sadovy intendeds to run for president in Ukraine, as he said during the meeting with the youth, party’s press office reported.
“My goal is simple and complicated simultaneously – to reinstate your belief in Ukraine. The whole world is open to you today, but it is only here that you can build your own country. I suggest fighting for it together!” he noted.
Sadovy wants to focus on the necessity of “the mobilization of young people, the fight against corruption and mutual covering-up system in politics, as well as the technological modernization of the country.”
Soon, the politician will reveal the team composition. He also called for uniting all the forces which “support changes.”
Presidential elections in Ukraine are scheduled on March 13, 2019. The elections to the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine will be held on October 27, 2019.
Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko stated that he guarantees free, fair, democratic elections of the president, parliament, and local authorities.
Roman Bezsmertny, former People's Deputy of Ukraine, former Deputy Prime Minister of Ukraine, Yulia Tymoshenko, People's Deputy of Ukraine and former prime minister of Ukraine (2005; 2007-2010), Anatoliy Hrytsenko, former Minister of Defence of Ukraine (2005-2007) declared their intentions to run for the presidency.
The current President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has not officially announced his participation in the elections.