English may become regional language in Ukraine

MP Hennadiy Moskal registered in the Verkhovna Rada a draft law on amendments to Article 7 of the law of Ukraine on principles of national language policy on the comprehensive development of the English language.

The corresponding document was registered on September 28.

The document provides for including list English into the list of regional languages. More about education

In particular, Moskal said that according to the law on principles of national language policy, "the state shall promote the development of multi-language environment, studying languages of international communication, especially those that are the official languages of the United Nations, UNESCO and other international organizations".

Among the six official UN languages - Arabic, English, Spanish, Chinese, Russian and French. The most widespread ones in Ukraine are Russian and English.