PODCAST – Ukraine – Presidential elections likely to drive policy uncertainty

Photograph by Markiv Mykhailo| Адміністрація Президента України

On 31 March, Ukraine will hold presidential elections, with the race currently too close to call. Incumbent Petro Poroshenko, former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko and comedian Volodymyr Zelenskiy are leading the polls with a second round likely. This podcast will assess the key issues of the campaign and determine the impact of the uncertainty surrounding the election’s outcome.

Key points include:

  • Direction of the Donbas conflict over 2019
  • Scope for reform beyond the elections
  • Russia’s response to the uncertain election outcome

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