Foreign Ministry reacted to the statement of the Russian Federation about the possibility of “exit from the” regions of Ukraine

МИД отреагировало на заявление РФ о возможности "выхода из состава" областей Украины

The statements of the Chairman of the State Duma of Russia Vyacheslav Volodin on the output areas from the Ukraine is directed against the territorial integrity of the country.

This was stated by Deputy foreign Minister Vasily Bodnar in Facebook.

“Provocative language and tone of the statement is directed against the territorial integrity of Ukraine and placed in the logic continue hybrid aggression of Russia against our state,” said Bodnar.

According to him, Russia is once again trying to foment ethnic hatred in Ukraine.

“The Russian occupiers systematically destroy the Ukrainian and Crimean Tatar education in the temporarily occupied territories of Ukraine, in particular in the Autonomous Republic of Crimea. For almost 6 years of occupation of 76 (!) fold decrease in the number of students in the Crimea who studied in the Ukrainian language: from 13 thousand students there are only 172 students”, – said Mr. Bodnar.

As reported, speaker of the state Duma Vyacheslav Volodin warned Ukraine that in case of preservation of “nationalism and the oppression of small Nations” from the country will be a number of areas.

Volodina a statement published on the website of the state Duma, it was a response to the fact that the Ukrainian delegation disrupted the speech illegally elected to the state Duma Deputy from the annexed Crimea collaborator Ruslan Balbec on the UN forum on minority issues.

Volodin said that Ukraine allegedly “violated the rights of national minorities” – the Russian, the Hungarians, the poles. In particular we are talking about law on Ukrainian language.

“It’s hard to call a small people 36% of Ukrainian citizens who consider Russian their native language”, – he said.

As an example of the alleged “absence of oppression” Volodin has led to annexed Crimea, where the occupying power is nominally made the state languages of Russian, Ukrainian and Crimean Tatar.

On 28 November, the representatives of Ukraine disrupted the speech at the UN Forum on minority issues illegally elected to the state Duma of Russia from the occupied Crimea collaborator Ruslan Balbec, which was in violation of the procedures was included in the official Russian delegation.