With the 21 April date for the second round of Ukraine’s presidential elections fast approaching, the 41-year-old insurgent candidate Volodymyr Zelensky reportedly enjoys a commanding lead over incumbent Petro Poroshenko.
In the first independent poll taken since the first round on 31 March, which saw Zelensky secure 30% of the vote to Poroshenko’s 15%, the former currently has 51% of the popular support amongst likely voters, nearly 30 percentage points ahead of his opponent.
Among respondent...


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