KIEV, May 26. /ITAR-TASS/. With 80.1% of ballots counted, businessman Petro Poroshenko is leading in Sunday’s presidential election in Ukraine with 54% of the vote, the Ukrainian Central Election Commission reported Monday.
His closest rival, Yulia Tymoshenko, has 13.16%, Oleh Lyashko is in the third place with 8.51%.
The commission said 5.4% of voters cast their ballots for Anatoly Hrytsenko, and 5.21% for Serhiy Tihipko.