As in Lviv, the police in Odessa have blocked the entrance to the building of the Russian Consulate on Sunday, preventing a vote in the election of the President of Russia, reports RIA Novosti. According to “Interfax”, the wish couldn’t have come at a polling station in Kiev.
MIA previously promised that will not allow Russians to vote in the country. This was due to the intention to hold elections of the President of the Russian Federation in Crimea, which Kiev considers its territory.
Non-admission of Russians to the areas of the head of the HRC Mikhail Fedotov called a flagrant violation of international law. The CEC member Vasily Likhachev urged to clearly document the facts of non-admission to polling stations in Ukraine – a violation of electoral rights of citizens of the Russian Federation.
The Russian presidential election in 2018. Chronicle of events