The FINANCIAL — Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych urges the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe to send to Ukraine observers to the local elections in the country set for October 31, 2010.
Ukrainian News learned this from a statement by the press office of President Viktor Yanukovych.
"There is no person more interested than I am in holding honest and transparent elections," Yanukovych told PACE President Mevlut Cavusoglu.
In this connection he applied to PACE President Cavusoglu with a request to invite the observers to the local elections.
As Ukrainian News earlier reported, the Verkhovna Rada has set the local elections in Ukraine for October 31, 2010.