The next presidential elections in Russia are in March 2024. The first round of voting is on 17 March. This is a great video posted yesterday from the independent channel 1420, worth watching: (1) Will you vote for Putin in the next elections? 100 Russians. – YouTube.
The next Ukrainian presidential elections were scheduled on 31 March 2024. But Ukraine is under martial law and Ukrainian martial law does not permit elections. The law is here: On the legal regime of the military… | dated 12.05.2015 No 389-VIII (rada.gov.ua). This has been discussed in the press for a while and more recently by Zelenskyy. See Zelenskyy says he wants elections in 2024: billions and observers in trenches needed (yahoo.com) and Zelenskyy ready to run in 2024, open to amending legislation if it is safe enough to hold elections (yahoo.com).
Note that the United States held presidential elections in 1864 during the middle of the American Civil War. See 1864 United States presidential election – Wikipedia. The American Civil War was bloodier than the current war in Ukraine. The U.S. military did vote during the civil war. The confederacy also held elections during the war on 6 November 1861. See: 1861 Confederate States presidential election – Wikipedia.
The U.S. presidential elections are on 5 November 2024. Our campaign seasons now starts really early.