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Poll Dancers

by | 20th, October 2004

‘POLITICIANS the world over try to bribe the electorate to vote for them, but rarely are they as blatant as Ukrainian Prime Minister Viktor Yanukovich.

His campaigners have unashamedly organised free striptease shows in the Santa Fe bar in Donetsk in an attempt to get people to re-elect their man.

One organiser said: ”We hope the voters will remember who gave them this show for free when they go to the ballot box.”

The elections are scheduled for October 31 and according to latest polls Yanukovich has 33% of the vote while his opposition candidate Viktor Yushchenko has 31%.

Yushchenko knows what he has to do to close the gap…’

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