"I am outraged by the situation around the mayoral election in Pavlohrad! [The Central Election Commission has canceled the second round of city's mayoral election - ed.] I think that voters and not officials should determine the winner. I fully support the position of the Committee of Voters of Ukraine on the inadmissibility of substitution of "electoral system" and "revote" notions. I hope that a legitimate decision of the court will protect Pavlohrad residents' voting right," Poroshenko wrote.
Read more: Pavlohrad residents indignant over "disappearance" of 3,000 voters and cancellation of second round of mayoral election
As previously reported, the Committee of Voters of Ukraine claimed that the Central Election Commission had brutally violated the law on local elections by its decision to cancel the second round of the Pavlohrad mayoral election.