Zelenskiy Casts Ballot In Ukrainian Parliamentary Vote
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy and his predecessor, Petro Poroshenko, joined other voters in Kyiv to cast ballots in Ukraine's snap parliamentary election. The July 21 vote came after Zelenskiy dissolved parliament early dissolved parliament early in a bid to get a legislative mandate for his reforms. Zelenskiy won the country's presidential vote three months ago after portraying Ukraine's president in a hit TV show. Ahead of the vote, polls showed his party, Servant of the People, was expected to win the largest share of the votes. Yuriy Boyko, co-leader of the pro-Russian party Opposition Platform -- For Life, also cast his ballot in Kyiv.