At the Ukrainian Antarctic station “Vernadsky Research Base” voting has already ended. 34 Ukrainians took part in the elections.
According to the National Antarctic Scientific Center, the elections at the Vernadsky Research Base began on March 31 at 8:00 am, Argentina time. The voting lasted just for an hour.
34 citizens took part in the expression of the will. Of them, 11 people are the participants of the 23rd Ukrainian Antarctic expedition, and 23 more are the members of the seasonal team of scientists who are currently stationed.
At 15:40, Kyiv time, the copy of the protocol was sent to the CEC by the Internet. The originals of the ballots and the protocol are sealed and will be handed over after the rotation of the permanent Arctic expedition – roughly in the second half of April.