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the moment the Ukraine on Monday as the new president so to Missoula he was sworn into office , but now it's all for real this problem and for his first act celebrity who has no previous political experience announced he was dissolving parliament I'm calling a snap election but didn't come as a huge surprise when he won by a landslide last month his new party has no representation in parliament which is still dominated by loyalists of his predecessor , he was elected to power by voters tied a new look and sound it's in a country that remains one of Europe's poorest maybe three decades of independence from the Soviet Union , the new president says set top priority is a cease fire in eastern Ukraine were five year old conflict with Russian backed separatists has killed thirteen thousand people , but he added dialogue with Moscow could only happen after the return of Ukrainian territory of prisoners of war , it's a challenge the political office spaces with substantially higher stakes than TV ratings