The People Speak: Ukraine’s Presidential Election | Wilson Center

The People Speak: Ukraine’s Presidential Election

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The May 25 presidential election in Ukraine will represent a critical turning point in the ongoing crisis. Many questions hang in the balance as the date approaches. Will the elections be conducted peacefully, especially in eastern Ukraine? What will the turnout be? What role will Russia play? Will the first round produce a conclusive result?

Join us by PHONE as we discuss the results and their implications with three on-the-ground observers.

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  • Jane Harman

    Director, President, and CEO, Wilson Center
  • Oleksiy Haran

    Former Regional Exchange Grant
    Professor of Political Science, National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy; Research Director, Democratic Initiatives Foundation
  • Volodymyr Dubovyk

    Former Fulbright-Kennan Institute Research Scholar
    Associate Professor, Department of International Relations and Director, Center for International Studies, I. Mechnikov National University in Odessa
  • William E. Pomeranz

    Deputy Director, Kennan Institute