Contents tagged with law on education

  • Media: Four EU countries will send complaint to OSCE about Ukrainian Law on Education

    The foreign ministers of Bulgaria, Hungary, Greece and Romania signed a letter to the Ukrainian Minister of Foreign Affairs, where they expressed concern over the new law on education adopted by the Verkhovna Rada, reported Bulgarian news agency BGNES, citing the Bulgarian Foreign Minister Ekaterina Zakharieva.

    “We are certainly concerned, and it is not a coincidence that there is a joint initiative with colleagues from European countries that can be affected by this law. And today, the …

  • Kremlin: new Ukrainian Education law poses a threat to Russian language

    Russia has become the fifth country to dislike the new Ukrainian law "On Education."

    "Although Russian is not mentioned in the law, it is obvious that the main goal of the current Ukrainian lawmakers is to trample the interests of millions of Russian-speaking citizens of Ukraine and to enforce a mono-ethnic language regime in a multi-ethnic state,” said a statement from the Foreign Affairs Ministry of Russia.

    "We view this as an attempt by the Kyiv authorities, which came to power via a …

  • Moldovan President Dodon urges Ukraine to abandon law 'On Education'

    In a Facebook post, Moldovan President Igor Dodon wants Ukraine to abolish a new law, "On Education", over a language issue.

    "I express my concern about the fate of the wider community of Romanians and Moldovans living on the territory of Ukraine," the President wrote.

    He believes that the community of Romanians and Moldovans in Ukraine risk "being subjected to denationalization because of the unfair law adopted by Kyiv."

    According to Dodon, the new law "On Education", adopted by the …

  • Hungary declares boycott on Ukraine in international organizations due to new Ukrainian education law

    Hungarian Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó summoned the Ukrainian ambassador to Budapest in connection with the law on education. The Hungarian diplomat has issued a directive not to support decisions which are important to Ukraine in international organizations, Radio Svoboda reports.

    The Hungarian foreign minister is summoning Ukrainian ambassador Liubov Nepop to the embassy on Monday, September 11, on account of the recently adopted law on education.

    “Szijjártó has instructed for Hungarian …