Oct 25, 2013

Vitali Klitschko: 'I am running for president'

Vitali Klitschko

Yesterday, during the evening session of the Verkhovna Rada of Vitali Klitschko said he intends to run for the presidential elections in Ukraine, which will be held in 2015. Shared the news blogger Olivka-oliva.

World heavyweight boxing champion and leader of the Ukrainian opposition party BLOW also noted that it will not choke and certainly will not stop what is currently happening in the Ukrainian parliament:

To put an end to all speculation and attempts to deal with me as a possible candidate, I want to say that I'm running for president.
According to experts, the elder Klitschko could become a major competitor to the incumbent President of Ukraine - Viktor Yanukovich, who announced his intention to run.

In addition, in June of this year, the Kiev International Institute of Sociology conducted a survey, the results of which for the athlete in the presidential elections of 2015 are ready to vote almost 16 percent of the citizens, but for the Yanukovych - 14 percent.

Earlier Vitali Klitschko said that may take part in the election, but this statement - the first official.

Vitali Klitschko

Vitali and Wladimir Klitschko