The team of Volodymyr Zelensky, the candidate for the presidency, confirmed his participation in the pre-election debates on April 19; under the agreement of both candidates will take on the NSC Olympiysky. Dmytro Razumkov, the Advisor of Zelensky, said this on air of the talk show Voice of The People on 112.Ukraine TV channel.
“Yes, it was said that on April 19 the debates would take place in the framework of the valid legislature”, - Razumkov said.
On April 3, Zelensky replied to the invitation and put forward his conditions. He wanted to hold debates at Olympic Stadium. Poroshenko’s team said, “the President does not perform at stadiums”. A few hours later Poroshenko changed his mind and agreed to participate in the debates.
As it was reported, the leaders of the presidential run are taking tests before the debates – it was one the conditions of Volodymyr Zelensky.
Earlier, the Central Election Commission finished the processing of all electronic protocols. According to them, Volodymyr Zelensky got 30,24%, Petro Poroshenko got 15,95% and Yulia Tymoshenko has 13,40%.