Trends, Effective Agitation, and Social Media Impact on the Ukrainian Elections

Ukraine has made its choice. On July 21st, Ukrainians voted for its new parliament. So far, preliminary results showed “The Servant of the People” Party on course to win the first-ever single-party majority in the Verkhovna Rada since Ukraine gained independence in 1991. The Opposition Platform – For Life ranks second, being followed by European Solidarity, Batkivshchyna, and Holos. Maksym Panchenko, analyst at Internews Ukraine/UkraineWorld, joined UATV to discuss it.