Writers Vitalii and Dmytro Kapranov, former Foreign Affairs Minister Volodymyr Ohryzko, politologist Oleksandr Palii and Distinguished Artiste of Ukraine Taras Kompanichenko are on top of the list of the Sobor Ukrainian Platform party for the election to the Verkhovna Rada, reads a statement made by the party.
According to the statement, on August 4 the party held its congress, which approved its candidates for the parliamentary election.
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