Ukraine and Hungary have agreed on the key points regarding the “language issue” – the Ministry of foreign Affairs

As a result of long negotiations, Ukraine and Hungary have agreed on the key points about ways of resolving the “language issue”.

On Twitter, the Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs of Ukraine Vasily Bodnar.

“With cautious optimism we can say that the lengthy negotiations with the Hungarian party ended with the coordination of key positions,” he said.

In addition to the “language issue”, the parties agreed to establish a joint border control and development of border infrastructure.

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  • MFA
  • Hungary
  • language issue
  • language law
  • education law

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