The first President of Ukraine Leonid Kravchuk expressed his own vision about the upcoming elections of Ukraine and commented on the most probable candidate on a post of the head of state.
He said this to journalists before the beginning of the discussion regarding Russia’s aggression.
Ex-Garant noted that now all the chances to win in the upcoming presidential election, the leader of “Batkivshchyna” Yulia Tymoshenko, whose election program impressed him, and Poroshenko is too low rating so that it is to unite.
Yulia Tymoshenko, the leader of the faction “Batkivshchyna”
According to him, if presidential elections were today, we would win Tymoshenko, but that will be March 31 – it is not known.
Kravchuk added that read the program of the leader of “Batkivshchyna” and she’s close to him and understandable.
Asked by journalists, Tymoshenko is a Pro-Kremlin politician who does not support or Tomos, the first Ukrainian President noted that he did not know what policies are Pro-Kremlin.
“According To Thomas. Have you heard Poroshenko speech on ICTV? With him goes a group of them and they put a question to the President, what would Tymoshenko against Thomas… During the voting in the Verkhovna Rada when it was turning to Bartholomew, the whole faction “Batkivschyna”, including Tymoshenko voted “for”. So it’s all a lie, he said.
According to Kravchuk, it is Tymoshenko has a reputation among politicians in the U.S. and other countries.
However, he criticized the second call of the President Victor Yushchenko to unite around Poroshenko.
“How can you rally around someone with such a low rating? No President has lost it so quickly… that Is, 10% will unite, but what about rest 90%?”, – asked a rhetorical question Kravchuk.
The question, as it relates to possible presidential candidates Svyatoslav Vakarchuk, Vladimir Zelensky , or other new individuals, Kravchuk said that he respects them as people, but considers that they should be heads of state.
“If the Ukrainian President had the same powers as the President of Germany, may be anything a President without knowledge in Economics, management experience, without a team…”, he said.
The ex-President added that since Ukraine is a different situation, the presidency for Vakarchuk Zelensky or will not do.
Other relatively new faces, he said: “the New – not so smart”.
We will remind, on Wednesday, December 5, speaker of the Verkhovna Rada Andrei Parubiy said that to hold local elections, which are scheduled for December 23, is now impossible because of the imposition of martial law in Ukraine.
Before Know.Eeyore wrote about what sociologists have called the party, which will be held in the Parliament.
Also Know As.ia reported that the forthcoming elections in Ukraine should be carried out together so as not to waste money.