Ukraine’s rock musician Vakarchuk presents his political forces

18:13, 16 May 2019

Svyatoslav Vakarchuk gathered his own political force. The famous Ukrainian musician and songwriter, the lead singer of Okean Elzy rock band presented political party called Holos (The Voice in Ukrainian). The singer himself and the new party will be running during the parliamentary election this October. 

Vakarchuk's team currently includes ex-officials, volunteers and a former military man. Vakarchuk already served as MPin 2007; he was member of the Committee for Freedom of Speech and Information. After a year in this office, he resigned and left the politics.