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'Darth Vader' to be nominated for Ukraine president

28 March 2014 - 2:22pm

The Internet Party of Ukraine plans to introduce Darth Vader as a candidate for president of Ukraine at the 5th congress of the party in Kiev on March 29.
Darth Vader won the party primaries and will be the candidate for president, said Dmitry Golubov, leader of the party. “I am ready to take the responsibility for the fate of the country if my compatriots give me such honour. Only I can turn the republic into an empire, restore the past glory, lost territories, pride in the country,” the party cites Vader as saying.
The party says that it had paid the campaign deposit on March 26 and could officially register the candidate.

The Internet Party of Ukraine plans to introduce Darth Vader as a candidate for president of Ukraine at the 5th congress of the party in Kiev on March 29.

Darth Vader won the party primaries and will be the candidate for president, said Dmitry Golubov, leader of the party. “I am ready to take the responsibility for the fate of the country if my compatriots give me such honour. Only I can turn the republic into an empire, restore the past glory, lost territories, pride in the country,” the party cites Vader as saying.

The party says that it had paid the campaign deposit on March 26 and could officially register the candidate.

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