Friday, July 5, 2019
Ukraine's parliamentary election.
Registration is over for candidates running for election to the Verkhovna Rada (parliament), after Ukraine's constitutional court threw out a challenge to President Volodymyr Zelensky's decision to call an early election on July 21. Opinion polls place Servant of the People, which only emerged in the last year, well in front, suggesting a second landslide victory for Zelensky. Four other parties are likely to win Rada seats.