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Exit poll: Poroshenko wins Ukraine election in first round

25.05.14 @ 19:17

  1. By EUOBSERVER

Official exit polls say billionaire Petro Poroshenko has won Ukraine's presidential elections in the first round with 57%, while ex-PM Yulia Tymoshenko came second with 12 percent. Some 5 million people could not vote due to intimidation by Russia-backed gunmen in the east.