1st Deputy head of the faction "United Russia" Frants Klintsevich considers excessive the approval of the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko about 3 quarters of the country's residents are in favour of the Ukrainian language as the only state.
first of Poroshenko said that Kyiv is ready to hold a referendum on the issue of the state apparatus of the country. He also said that " the only official language there is and will be the Ukrainian language ". Poroshenko also sure that about 90% of Ukrainians support the unitarity of the country."
"Kiev is already starting to prepare world public opinion for his resounding victory in a possible referendum on the state language. So no one was surprised. Anyway, the approval of Petro Poroshenko that 3 quarters of the people are in favour of the Ukrainian language as the only state - this is clearly over the edge, " said the people's Deputy on the First day of the week correspondents.
"It is clear that the people of Donbass he makes the brackets. He Donbass - not Ukraine. But why, for example, residents of large cities such as Kiev, Zaporozhye, Kharkov, Kherson, Nikolaev, Odessa, and now continue to communicate with each other in practice only in Russian, will vote on the referendum for the Ukrainian language as the only state? They just had a habit of this for many years, and policy For them - armistice, " added Klintsevich.