Cardinal Parolin: Dialogue of Roman Catholic and Orthodox Churches to help them feel unitySociety & Culture August 20, 8:27
Polina Dibrova, mother of three, wins Mrs. Russia 2017 beauty pageantSociety & Culture August 20, 4:41
Russian emergencies ministry plane returns from firefighting mission in ArmeniaWorld August 20, 4:39
East Ukraine conflict claimed nearly 3,000 civilian lives — ICRCWorld August 20, 1:56
Renowned Russian filmmaker Andrei Konchalovsky turns 80Society & Culture August 20, 0:48
One of seven injured in Surgut stabbing spree in critical condition — authoritiesSociety & Culture August 19, 23:51
Netanyahu expects to meet with Putin in Sochi on August 23 — Israeli premier’s officeRussian Politics & Diplomacy August 19, 22:47
Surgut attacker is identified as a local resident - investigationSociety & Culture August 19, 14:09
Combat module containing neural networks may become series in Russia in 2018 — designerMilitary & Defense August 19, 10:44
KIEV, October 28 (Itar-Tass) — A voter turnout at Ukraine’s parliamentary elections has reached 44.94 percent, according to preliminary results the central election commission received from 176 of the 225 electoral districts.
A voter turnout in Ukraine’s Chernigov, Ternopol, Volyn and Vinnitsa regions has already exceeded 50 percent.
The lowest turnout is registered in the Kirovograd region (35.52 percent) and the Odessa region (38.59 percent) as well as in Crimea (39.6 percent). In the Ukrainian capital of Kiev 47.37 percent of voters have already cast their ballots.
The parliamentary elections are held in compliance with rules of the mixed electoral system – 225 parliamentarians are elected by party tickets and another 225 parliamentarians – in single-mandate constituents.
Twenty-one political parties are running in the election race.
The central election commission promised to make public the first preliminary results past midnight.