Poroshenko guaranteed the election of March 31,

Порошенко гарантировал выборы 31 марта

The President Of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko

The head of state explained the peculiarities of imposition of martial law in Ukraine and promised that the presidential elections will take place in spring 2019.

President Petro Poroshenko said that the military situation in Ukraine, introduced for the legislative protection of Ukrainian military action, it would not limit the constitutional rights and freedoms of Ukrainian citizens, including on elections. The head of state said in the TV channel ICTV.

“Why in Ukraine impose martial law? There are two models. The first is to limit constitutional rights and freedoms. So do the dictators. Or not there is grounds for it − with that. There is a second model is to protect Ukrainian soldier in law, giving him the right to use weapons outside of the operation of the United forces, where weapons are used on the basis of the law on de-occupation of Donbass”, − said Poroshenko.

The head of state stressed that the introduction of martial law will reduce the time for possible reaction in the event of a large-scale ground Russian aggression.

The President also recalled that during the discussion of the imposition of martial law in Parliament he appealed to the speaker Andrew Paruby regarding putting to vote the question on appointment of date of elections of the President of Ukraine.

“As President, I guarantee the elections will take place on 31 March 2019. And there will be no reason to carry them,” − said Poroshenko.

We will remind, in connection with the incident in the Kerch Strait, November 26, 2018, the Verkhovna Rada 276 votes supported the presidential decree On introduction of martial law in Ukraine.

According to the decision of the head of state, the military situation in Ukraine introduced for a period of 30 days from 14.00 on 26 November in ten regions of Ukraine: Vinnytsia, Luhansk, Mykolaiv, Odesa, Sumy, Kharkiv, Chernihiv, Donetsk, Zaporozhye and Kherson.

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