Freedom party decided on a presidential candidate

Партия Свобода определилась с кандидатом в президенты

Ruslan Koshulynskyi put forward in presidents

Ukrainian nationalists hold talks on the nomination of a single presidential candidate and, possibly, January 1, 2019, to the traditional March on the day of the birth of Bandera will announce its decision.


The party Svoboda nominated Ruslan Koshulynskyi, as a single candidate for the presidency in 2019.

At the rally before the March of nationalists, on Sunday, October 14, the head of the party Oleg Tyagnibok said that he will not nominate his candidacy for the upcoming presidential elections.

“I’m not going to run for President. A single solution we decided to support the candidate of nationalist forces Ruslan Koshulynskyi,” – said Tyagnibok, reports Ukrainian Pravda.

According to him, the negotiations on the nomination of a single candidate from the nationalists begin and, perhaps, on January 1, the traditional March on the day of the birth of Bandera will announce the decision.

Thus Tyagnibok said that the main goal of the party is not a presidential election, and the victory in the local elections of 2020.

The Deputy Chairman of the party Svoboda Ruslan Koshulynskyi in the last convocation of the Verkhovna Rada was Vice-speaker. November 2015 is a Deputy of Lviv regional Council.

We will remind that earlier about his intention to run for President said the leader of the samopomich party, mayor of Lviv Andriy Sadovy. Presidential met the mayor of Glukhov in Sumy region, Michel Tereshchenko. Also former Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine Roman Bezsmertny announced his intention to run for President.

The presidential elections scheduled for 31 March 2019.