Election 2012 blog: Native son faces deep pockets in District 218

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Oct. 05, 2012 13:21
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Batkivshchyna lawmaker Volodymyr Ariev is banking on his local roots to win in the capital's Sviatoshyn district with stiff competition from two millionaires.
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Where: Sviatoshyn district of Kyiv

Polling stations: 75

Number of voters: 150,294

Number of candidates: 18

Remarks: Home base of Batkivshchyna’s Volodymyr Ariev

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