The Russian foreign Ministry expressed a negative attitude to the new Ukrainian law on education
Department of the Ministry of foreign Affairs, responsible for information and printing, made a statement regarding the Ukraine law "On education".
Russian diplomats in his commentary drew attention to the fact that Ukraine is on the path to the elimination of minority languages from the educational system of Ukraine. The law says that in the education system by 2020, the teaching should be only in the Ukrainian language.
The statement said that the law no information about the fact that it is aimed against the teaching of the Russian language. However, given the fact that many people in Ukraine speak Russian, in the actions of the Ukrainian authorities is seen to attempt to "Ukrainize".
Russian foreign Ministry calls on the Ukrainian authorities and the international community not to infringe on the rights of national minorities and to fulfill its international obyazatelstva