Leading party leader says Rada unlikely to ratify Istanbul Convention The legislator noted the ongoing debate over gender issues.
10:20, 22 January 2020
Zelensky to participate in UN General Assembly debate The 74th UN General Assembly session will open on September 17, 2019.
20:45, 30 July 2019
Presidential Debate 2019: Update on format, situiation around Kyiv's Olympiyskiy Stadium (Photo) The format of the debate has also been announced.
15:20, 19 April 2019
Ukrainian presidential debate to be recorded for Putin to "watch later" – spokesman Putin’s press secretary suggests that Putin “will have time to watch it over the weekend”.
15:00, 19 April 2019
Poroshenko's addresses Ukrainians ahead of debate with Zelensky: "I'm not giving up" Poroshenko says he uses his opponent's tools for addressing the audience because he wants to be heard.
12:40, 19 April 2019
Zelensky doesn't plan to partake in budget-funded televised debate on UA:PBC – campaign HQ The candidate's team says that the only agreed format of participation was the debate on the stadium.
21:20, 18 April 2019
Presidential debate greenlighted in Ukraine Poroshenko agrees to meet Zelensky at Kyiv's Olimpiyskiy Stadium April 19.
15:20, 17 April 2019
Two presidential candidates' campaign HQs rent Olimpiyskiy Stadium for April 19 debates – media The candidates' headquarters are expected to make an official statement.
23:58, 16 April 2019
Team Zelensky react to Poroshenko's "campaign rally" at Olimpiyskiy "We do not participate in campaign events," the team stressed.
15:20, 15 April 2019
Two rounds of presidential debate possible in Ukraine as rival teams in talks Poroshenko earlier accepted Zelensky's offer to meet at the stadium while it was noted that that meeting should not overlap with the one scheduled to be held at the Public Broadcaster's TV studio on the same day.
09:40, 15 April 2019
“God forbid”: Poroshenko comments on option of Zelensky being elected president At the same time, the incumbent president says Ukraine is a democracy, and there is "no doubt about it."
16:40, 14 April 2019
Poroshenko, supporters, journalists arrive at Olympiyskiy Stadium in Kyiv (Video) Earlier, the incumbent president called on his rival in the election runoff to come to a debate on April 14.
14:40, 14 April 2019
Poroshenko to attend debate at Kyiv's Olimpiyskiy Stadium April 14 – Presidential administration Accreditation is granted until 14:00, April 13.
13:30, 13 April 2019
Poroshenko refutes allegations of meddling in "Kurchenko case" Charges put forward are false, the president stressed.
23:59, 11 April 2019
Kyiv's Olimpiyskiy Stadium gets requests from Poroshenko, Zelensky to hold debate An official application for the debate at the Olimpiyskiy Stadium should be submitted by April 17.
13:54, 10 April 2019
Election debate must be held April 19 at Public Broadcaster's studio – UA:PBC chief Everything else would be a "talk show."
21:00, 09 April 2019
Ukrainian broadcaster announces cost of debate at its studio The total amount without VAT is UAH 5.76 million if both candidates come.
16:56, 09 April 2019
Election debate must be held at Olimpiyskiy April 14, at public broadcaster's studio April 19 – president's envoy Gerasimov stressed incumbent Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko had agreed to a debate format at the Olimpiyskiy Stadium.
16:08, 09 April 2019
Team Zelensky turn down option to hold debate with Poroshenko at public broadcaster's studio The presidential election hopeful's campaign say they prefer to have the debate set up at the Olympiysjiy Stadium.
23:30, 08 April 2019