Representation Through Humiliation

11/27/2004

Ukraine Election Invalid

Ukraine Parliament declared today that last week's disputed presidential election, won by Prime Minister Viktor Yanukovych according to the Central Elections Comission, was invalid. They cited many irregularities in the voting process and ballot. Parliament also saidd the CEC had failed to fulfil its duties under Ukraine's constitution and laws.
hen the results first came in from the November 21st election, supporters of Yanukovych's opposer, Viktor Yushchenko took to the streets in protest of the outcome. Lawsuits were filed, lawyers were called, the whole bit. And suprisingly enough, Ukraine viewed sideways looks suspiciosly like Florida...

-Yahoo! News story

-AOL News story