Comedian Volodymyr Zelenskiy wins Ukrainian presidential race by landslide in bitter blow for incumbent Petro Poroshenko

//Comedian Volodymyr Zelenskiy wins Ukrainian presidential race by landslide in bitter blow for incumbent Petro Poroshenko

Comedian Volodymyr Zelenskiy wins Ukrainian presidential race by landslide in bitter blow for incumbent Petro Poroshenko

Ukraine entered uncharted political waters on Sunday after an exit poll showed a comedian with no political experience and few detailed policies had easily won enough votes to become the next president of a country at war.The apparent landslide victory of Volodymyr Zelenskiy, 41, is a bitter blow for incumbent Petro Poroshenko who tried to rally Ukrainians around the flag by casting himself as a bulwark against Russian aggression and a champion of Ukrainian identity.The national exit poll…

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