April 22, 2019

Expert Interview: Dr. Veronika Velch Analyzes Ukrainian Presidential Election

By Angela Morabito

On Sunday, April 21, Ukraine elected its new president: Volodymyr Zelensky, a comedian who satirizes the president on television. Zelensky captured 73% of the vote, with Petro Poroshenko, the current Ukrainian president, losing his reelection bid in a landslide.·

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