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The party of Ukrainian leader Volodymyr Zelenskiy has extended its lead over other groups, according to polls published three days before the parliamentary elections.
Comedian Volodymyr Zelensky has been inaugurated as Ukrainian President. He is previously known for his role in a television show in which a schoolteacher accidentally becomes president of Ukraine. In his speech, Zelensky announced plans to dismiss the parliament.
The inauguration date for Ukraine’s president-elect Volodymyr Zelenskyi has been set for May 20. He previously claimed the country's Central Election Commission and parliamentarians were trying to delay the event.
The move is likely to further inflame tensions with Kiev, just days after Russia eased the path to citizenship for residents of separatist-controlled eastern Ukraine,
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A Ukraine-based business expert says he's not convinced that even Vlodymyr Zelenskiy knows what his policies as Ukrainian president will be.
Zelensky, a political novice, swept to an overwhelming victory over incumbent president Petro Poroshenko.
Comedian and TV star Volodymyr Zelenskiy looks set to win by a landslide - but what does he stand for, and how could Ukraine change if he wins the presidency?
This is the first poll to analyse likelihood of victory, and victory margin, in second round vote.
Exit polls: Comedian Zelenskiy wins first round of Ukraine election
A comedian with no political experience is leading Ukraine's presidential poll with more than 50% of ballots counted.
Zoo animals in Russia have been tasked with predicting the outcome of this weekend's presidential election in Ukraine