Kurt Volker has explained in an interview with PBS News. the peculiarities of the Ukrainian presidential race. According to state Department special envoy in Ukraine, citizens must choose what is closer to them – the promise of reform or real reform, but it is not so simple, according to replyua.net.
According to Kurt Volker, the presidential race in Ukraine can be compared with the elections of the head of state in the United States and France. Another relevant comparison is with the vicissitudes of Brexit. Speaking of contenders for the presidency in Ukraine, the us diplomat noted that one of the candidates opposes the incumbent. He also positions himself as a man ready to go against the current political establishment.
In turn, the President recalls its achievements, while stressing that more needs to be done. Ukrainians have to choose who is closer to them. One candidate promises large-scale reform of the country, and has shown a willingness to go against the elites. The second candidate spoke out against Putin, and in a relatively short time managed to hold the country more than was spent over the last 20 years. However Ukrainian society is in some respects disappointed in this candidate. Earlier, Tymofiy mylovanov explained with the help of some tools, Ukrainians will be able to correct the error made in the selection of the President.