Official Kyiv considers the elections to be fake and invalid
According to the statement of the commission, 27 percent of the votes have been counted so far, and 98 percent are “yes”. reported.
End informations97.98% of “DPR”, 98.69% of “LPR”, 97.75% of Zaporozhye region, 96.81% of Kherson region supported the unification with Russia.
Ukraine Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba said the election was not valid.
D. Kuleba said at a press conference held in Kyiv with his French colleague Catherine Colonna that the fake referendum changed their politics and military will not change its maneuvers.
On September 23, a referendum was held in Donetsk, Lugansk, Kherson and Zaporozhye regions occupied by Russia.
Three questions were asked in the 5-day referendum: “Are you in favor of separating the region from Ukraine, creating an independent state and joining Russia?”
The first deputy chairman of the Kherson regional council, Yuri Sobolevsky, addressed the local residents did.
He called the referendum organized by Moscow fake and urged the population not to participate in this process:
“It’s best to avoid it way it’s just not opening the door.”
Most countries of the world condemned Russia’s attack. After this Europe Commonwealth countries as well USA imposed sanctions against Russia. In addition to more than 600 Russian oligarchs, high-ranking military officers, company owners, businessmen, Russia President Vladimir Putin and Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov were subject to sanctions. Competitions to be organized in Russia have been postponed, the name of this country has been removed from important events and organizations.
Bucha and others of the Russian army Ukraine allegedly committed mass murders and war crimes in their cities.
On June 25 Europe 12 countries of the Union have completely or partially refused the supply of Russian gas.