Poroshenko to speak at PACE session

The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko will speak at the PACE session, as expected, 11 Oct. About it reported in a press release from the office of communications of the Council of Europe.

“It is expected that the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko will speak at the PACE session and answer questions from the parliamentarians on Wednesday, October 11, roughly from 12:00 to 13:00,” – said in a press release.

In addition, there is a request for an urgent debate on “the New Ukrainian law on education: the major obstacle to teaching native languages to national minorities.” The final agenda will be adopted on Monday, October 9.


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The head of the Ukrainian parliamentary delegation to PACE, MP from the faction “Block of Petro Poroshenko” Vladimir Aryev reported that the PACE confirmed the President of Ukraine at the autumn session of the Assembly in October.

Recall, September 5 the Verkhovna Rada adopted the education reform, which is based on the law “On education”. September 25 Poroshenko has signed the corresponding law.

Earlier dissatisfaction with the education law was expressed by Romania, Moldova, Hungary, Russia.


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In turn, the Minister of education and science, Liliya Hrynevych said that Ukraine is ready to send to the Council of Europe for examination the language article of the law “On education”, to confirm the absence of violations of international obligations.