MainNews -

MP Chumak to head Hrytsenko's presidential campaign HQ

He decided to throw his weight behind a "candidate with a higher rating".

MP Chumak to head Hrytsenko's presidential campaign HQ
Viktor Chumak and Anatoliy Hrytsenko
Photo: Hrytsenko's press service

MP Viktor Chumak will head Anatoliy Hrytsenko's presidential campaign HQ. The two announced this at a briefing in Kyiv on 10 December, according to Interfax-Ukraine.

Earlier, Chumak said he was going to run for president.

"We decided to join the efforts of the Hvylya civil movement and the Civil Position. Announcing my bid for president, I said that I was ready to support a candidate with a higher rating. I and our team decided so," Chumak said.

The two called on other potential presidential candidates from the democratic camp – Svyatoslav Vakarchuk, Andriy Sadovyy, Roman Bezsmertnyy, Mykola Katerynchuk, Mykola Tomenko – to support Hrytsenko.

The presidential election campaign will take off in late December.

The next presidential election is scheduled for 31 March 2019.

Read news on social networks Facebook, Twitter and Telegram