Reznikov comments on "myth about secret preparations for local elections in occupied Donbas" Reznikov emphasized the elections could be held only under a separate law.
16:05, 18 September 2020
Work of political subgroup, prisoner swap efforts blocked at Minsk talks – journalist The invaders demand that Ukraine hold local elections in the occupied areas before Russia withdraws its troops and control over the border is handed back to the Ukrainian government.
12:45, 17 September 2020
No obligations to revise ban on local elections in Donbas – Yermak The Ukrainian side only "informed" other participants in the meeting about the existence of a draft resolution proposing to amend the resolution on local elections already adopted.
11:30, 14 September 2020
Local elections in Ukraine to be held even in COVID-19 red zone: CEC The polls could be cancelled only in case of the introduction of martial law or a state of emergency.
19:59, 13 September 2020
Avakov vows "tough response" to "provocations" during local elections Law enforcement have sufficient manpower, means, and motivation to ensure order during the campaign process.
20:05, 08 September 2020
Elections in Donbas amid "leaky" border unimaginable – Kuleba Russia has been insisting on Ukraine holding local elections in the temporarily occupied territories before Moscow withdraws its troops and hands control of the border back to Kyiv.
09:00, 03 September 2020
Local election campaign in Ukraine to launch Sept 5 The move is in line with the Electoral Code of Ukraine.
22:30, 30 August 2020
Local elections in Ukraine: SBU vows to ensure safety of automated systems Bakanov has called on other agencies to focus on proper information and technical support of the election process.
23:50, 27 August 2020
SBU says persons cooperating with Russia should be banned from running in elections The security chief also advocates barring from electoral lists persons with dual citizenship.
20:05, 27 August 2020
Kravchuk comments on local election prospects for occupied areas The comment comes amid reports that Russia allegedly put forward an ultimatum at the TCG demanding that Ukraine hold local elections throughout the occupied Donbas simultaneously with those across Ukraine before foreign troops withdraw and Ukraine regains control of the border.
19:20, 26 August 2020
Zelensky's office refutes report of pressure on Central Election Commission "Your sources lied to you," the press service wrote on Facebook, recommending that journalists try harder when "designing" scandals.
21:30, 14 August 2020
Ex-MP from Svoboda Party Illenko to run for Kyiv mayor's office He is now deputy head of the Svoboda Party; was elected to parliament twice.
16:20, 13 August 2020
Three parties in lead in Kyiv ahead of local elections – poll About 11% of respondents have not decided whom to vote for.
14:50, 03 August 2020
Zelensky tells government to prepare for Oct 25 local elections across Ukraine amid COVID-19 restrictions The head of state noted the need to work out mechanisms, procedures, and funding in order to protect Ukrainians and give them the opportunity to express their will at the polls.
22:30, 29 July 2020
Ukraine's Luhansk governor says local elections in frontline zone impossible Earlier, Donetsk Regional State Administration criticized plans to hold local elections along the contact line in Donbas.
16:15, 28 July 2020
Ukraine reiterates conditions for holding elections in occupied Donbas It's comprehensive de-escalation, withdrawal of foreign troops and weapons, disarmament of illegal armed groups, restoring control of the border.
11:20, 23 July 2020
Ukraine's parliament approves date for local elections Local elections will not be held in Russia-occupied parts of Ukraine.
14:13, 15 July 2020
Zelensky withdraws resolution on local elections from parliament The cause behind the move is an inaccurate description of how the vote in district councils will be held.
16:55, 13 July 2020
Ukraine's parliament speaker sees no grounds for cancelling local elections Some budget funds have already been allocated for holding the vote.
10:57, 02 July 2020