Russia set to take-over four Ukraine regions after referendum results

Written by on September 29, 2022

Russia is preparing to annex four regions in Ukraine after the results of controversial referendums were made public. The voting to determine whether the regions want to become part of Russia faces serious condemnations from countries.

In Zaporizhzhia, the officials announced that ninety-three point one-one (93.11%) percent of voters backed the move to join Russia.

In Kherson, the authorities said over eighty-seven point zero-five percent of electors declared their support through the ballots.

In Lugansk, the officials claimed that ninety-eight point four-two (98.42%) percent voted in favor of the incorporation, while in Donetsk, the authorities said the victory was near total with ninety-nine point two-three (99.23%) percent in favour of annexation.

President Vladimir Putin has given an indication the Kremlin was prepared to assume full control of the regions.


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