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Ukraine Set for Brutal Final Campaigns in Zelenskiy-Poroshenko Runoff


Ukraine Set for Brutal Final Campaigns in Zelenskiy-Poroshenko Runoff
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Ukraine is preparing for three weeks of impassioned political campaigning, as a television comedian goes head-to-head with the incumbent for the presidency. As widely predicted, satirist Volodymyr Zelenskiy easily won the first round of voting Sunday with around 30% of the ballots. President Petro Poroshenko came in second with around 16%. As Henry Ridgwell reports, the newcomer's policy positions are likely to come under greater scrutiny ahead of the April 21 runoff.

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