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Poll: Less than half of Ukrainians understand rules ahead of high-stakes election

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Sept. 14, 2012, 12:27 p.m. | Politics — by Yuriy Onyshkiv

An elderly woman reads a information leaflet of a candidate in the Black Sea Ukrainian city of Odessa on October 31, 2010.
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Yuriy Onyshkiv

With just six weeks before Ukrainians vote in a parliamentary election that could change the course of their nation’s future, a think tank revealed that less than half of citizens have a clear grasp of new election rules.

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