Ukrainian Politics

 “My decision will depend on how successful next six months will be,” - Poroshenko on his possible second term in office

President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko says he will make a decision whether to run for a second presidential term in half a year when the electoral period starts while his decision will depend on how fruitful these six months will be.

As reported by Censor.NET, Poroshenko told a correspondent for Interfax-Ukraine at Ukrainian Breakfast in Davos (Switzerland) Thursday morning.

Asked about his possible participation in the upcoming election he said: "We have got more than a year before the presidential campaign. The [electoral] period starts only in autumn."

"My decision will depend on how successful the next six months will be," the president added.

Ukraine’s next presidential race starts in the spring of 2019.

Источник: https://censor.net.ua/en/n3046491