Fresh poll sets Zelensky as runoff winner

09:51, 11 April 2019
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Volodymyr Zelensky / Screenshot

Incumbent President Petro Poroshenko, the other contender, will not be able to win the second round of the presidential elections in Ukraine, according to journalist Sonia Koshkina's Telegram Channel.

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According to the poll, 49.3% of voters would vote for Zelensky, while 20.6% were ready to vote for Poroshenko. The share of the undecided was 20.4%, while 9.7% of those polled refused to answer the question.

More detailed results of the poll are to be made public later on Thursday, April 11.

As UNIAN reported, 30.24% of voters supported Zelensky in the first round of the presidential elections in Ukraine on March 31, while 15.95% of Ukrainian citizens voted for Poroshenko.

The runoff is scheduled for April 21. Prior to that, the two candidates are to hold presidential debate.

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