On January 17, on day of election of the President of Ukraine, Patriarch of Kyiv and all Rus-Ukraine Filaret took part in voting at one of the electoral districts in the center of Kyiv.

According to official web site of Ukrainian Orthodox Church of Kyiv Patriarchate, at 8.30 am, before start of Sunday divine service, the Patriarch came to the electoral district, where he received a ballot paper and voted.

It is necessary to say that as well as at the previous parliamentary election, on the eve of voting there were some problems – it appeared that Patriarch Filaret was not included into registers of voters. By the day of voting all problems were solved and data about Patriarch Filaret were included to the register of voters.