EIGHT PARTIES WIN SEATS IN UKRAINIAN PARLIAMENT. The Central Electoral Commission has announced the final results of the 29 March parliamentary elections for party-list mandates, Ukrainian Television-1 reported on 7 April. The 4 percent vote threshold was overcome by eight parties and blocs: the Communists (84 mandates), the Popular Rukh (32), the Socialists/Peasants (29), the Greens (19), the Popular Democratic Party (17), the Hromada party (16), the Progressive Socialists (14), and the United Social Democrats (14). JM