What political forces came together to get into Parliament.
“New time” talks about the recent and not entirely alliances Ukrainian political parties before the early elections to the Parliament.
Kernes, Trukhanov, the opposition bloc, and others
Photo: Gennady Kernes via Facebook
At the end of may it became known that the mayor of Odessa Gennady Trukhanov, the mayor of Kharkiv Gennady Kernes, other mayors and a group of MPs-constituencies and create a new party — Trust Affairs. Co-chair of the parliamentary group in the Parliament of the Party Vidrodzhennya Vitaly Homutynnikdecided to join the Association, announced that the party will consist of 50 deputies-mazhoritarshchik from Vidrodzhennya, party Our region and part of the will of the people.
The mayor of Kharkiv Kernes confirmed that the new political force will consist of 15-20 of the mayors of such cities as Uzhgorod, Bakhmut, Kupyansk, and other settlements, where the population exceeds 50-100 thousand people.
Immediately it became known that Kernes and Trukhanov will be included in the top five list of the party, but intend to remain mayor.
2 June in Kharkiv, a Congress party Trust Affairs, which Trukhanov and Kernes was elected its co-chairs.
Already on 7 June the people’s Deputy Oleksandr Vilkul announced the merger of the Opposition bloc with the party of Our Evgeniy murayev, the Vidrodzhennya party and party Trust Affairs. The head of the Vidrodzhennya party the people’s Deputy Viktor Bondar said that out of her and resigns her head due to the fact that “some MPs and party members” want to unite with the Opposition bloc.
On 10 June the United force presented the top ten of his list. It included Eugene Moore, Alexander Vilkul, Gennady Kernes, Gennady Truhanov, Vadim Novinsky Vadim Boychenko, Vladimir Buryak, Bogdan Andreev, Ulyana Tkachenko, Volodymyr Pilipenko.
A list of nationalists led by Tyagnibok / Photo: Oleg Tyagnibok via Facebook
June 9, the Freedom party announced that a national Corpus, the Right sector, Yarosh Statist Initiative, OUN and the Congress of Ukrainian nationalists go on elections to the Verkhovna Rada together with her list.
Will head the party list of the leader of the Freedom Oleg Tyagnibok.
Also in the top five nationalists became the leader of the National corpus of Andriy Biletsky, the commander of the Ukrainian Volunteer Army Dmitro Yarosh, head of Right sector Andrey Tarasenko and Deputy speaker of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine of the VII convocation Ruslan Koshulinsky.
Tymoshenko, Taruta and Nalyvaychenko
The people’s Deputy Serhiy Taruta, head of the party Base, expressed support for Yulia Tymoshenko, 16 March — before the first round of the presidential election. At the same time to withdraw his candidacy in the presidential election in favor of Tymoshenko Taruta did not, and his name remained on the ballot.
May 29, Tymoshenko said that Batkivshchyna is in the parliamentary elections independently. However, on may 31 Taruta declared that the party Base has decided to participate in the parliamentary elections together with the Fatherland.
On 10 June it became known that Taruta have entered the first five of the Fatherland — his name second in the list after Yulia Tymoshenko. Third place in the list of Batkivshchyna took Valentyn Nalyvaichenko, the former head of the SBU and the head of the party Justice.
The Civil unions position
On 21 may, the leader of the party Civil position Anatoly Gritsenko said that his political force will go to elections together with the parties of the people’s Control (Dmytro Dobrodomov), Ridna Krayina (Mykola Tomenko) and the European party of Ukraine (Mykola Katerynchuk).
10 Jun citizenship held a Congress, which approved the electoral list. It was headed by party leader Anatoly Gritsenko. Besides him, in the first five MP Dmytro Dobrodomov, Mykola Tomenko, Mykola Katerynchuk, a lawyer and social activist Marina Solovyov. The list also includes major-General Victor Trepak, banker and philanthropist Oleksandr Savchenko, the former people’s Deputy Egor Firsov.
Attempts to unite with Saakashvili
On may 28, President Vladimir Zelensky by its decree restored the Ukrainian citizenship of the ex-President of Georgia and former head of the Odessa oblgosadministratsii Mikheil Saakashvili. The next day, Saakashvili returned to Ukraine.
On 4 June, the mayor of Kiev Vitaly Klitschko suggested Saakashvili to lead his party a SHOT at the early elections to the Parliament. Klitschko said that despite the elections, will remain the mayor of Kiev to meet its obligations to residents of the capital. Even the media initially reported that Saakashvili agreed to this proposal, but on June 7 it became known that the ex-President of Georgia rejected it.
11 June, the media with reference to one of the deputies from the European Solidarity announced that Vitali Klitschko made a proposal of Saakashvili, without consulting with other members of the party. It was also reported that there was an agreement between the European solidarity and the Impact on joint participation in elections, but Vitali Klitschko has decided to give them up.
June 8, Saakashvili announced that his movement of new forces goes on elections to the Verkhovna Rada independently. The day before, the co-founder of the political forces David Sakvarelidze said that she supports President Vladimir Zelensky.
However, on 8 June, Saakashvili received another proposition — this time from the leader of the Civil position Anatoly Gritsenko. June 10, Gritsenko said that the joint campaign for the elections failed to agree, but his party and political force Saakashvili agreed that the elections will not “attack each other” because we have common values.
Kiva and the Opposition platform For life
June 6, the press service of the Socialist party of Ukraine reported that Ilya Kiva has resigned its chair and joined the party of the Opposition platform — For the Life of Viktor Medvedchuk.
On his page in Facebook Kiva stated that he left the Socialist party and is a delegate that will represent the interests of the socialist party in the Opposition platform.