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    Snap elections-2007 in Ukraine: Lytvyn block buying votes for 100 UAH (20 USD)

    30th September 2007

    Today was the voting day in the snap parliament elections-2007 in Ukraine.

    Early in the morning, I heard from my wife’s sister that some of her friends were offered 100 UAH (20 USD) for promising to vote for the Lytvyn’s political block (based on his People’s party – “Narodna partiya“, in Ukrainian only). I said “that’s ugly, and they could just take the money and vote for whomever they want, as it’s impossible to enforce them to vote exactly for Lytvyn”. But that was it as for my reaction in the morning.
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