The head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko took part in the flashmob, designed to popularize Ukrainian songs on the radio.
"Join the flash mob Victoria syumar, which initiated an important project of law in support of Ukrainian songs on the radio. Must do so that Ukrainian songs was more ? radio, television and, of course, also in social networks ", ? wrote Poroshenko on his page on Facebook. Poroshenko also posted on the page link for the song "Funny, my brother, the time has come" the Ukrainian group "Ocean Elzy" noting that the song is his favorite. Before the people's Deputy of the Verkhovna Rada from party " popular front ", the head of the parliamentary Department on issues of freedom of speech and information policy Victoria syumar on his page on Facebook announced a flash mob to your favorite Ukrainian song. The law on quotas radio entered into force in Ukraine on Tuesday. Before more than fifty Ukrainian singers and musical groups opposed the imposition of quotas on the minimum number of songs in the Ukrainian language. Ukrainian musicians are told that they consider this decision of Parliament, " a populist step that is trying to divide Ukrainians by language, and works against the unity in society." Political party "Opposition bloc" has applied to Parliament with a petition to repeal the Law.