The Hungarian national flag hung on the building in Beregovo, Transcarpathian region legally. This was stated by the head of the Transcarpathian regional state administration Gennady Moskal in the comment to the channel «112 Ukraine».
«The Hungarian state flag hangs in public institutions of Hungary. And it’s national symbols, which, by law, allowed to be used in places of compact residence of the Hungarians. Near the Ukrainian flag can hang the national flag – he is not one to one the national flag. This national symbols allowed international obligations undertaken by Ukraine as well as Ukrainian laws. And nothing wrong with that no, and they hung still in the Soviet Union since 1946, until, excuse me, fools want, as apes, to climb the wall of the city Council and to remove this flag,» – said Moskal.
He said that in the zone of the antiterrorist operation in the Donbas killed 11 ethnic Hungarians, «but it somehow nowhere no one» mentions.
«The protection of national minorities prescribed in the legislation, and if these ignorant people did not know, then why do they need to go? They stated the chamber – let him go to the chamber… No, these flags do not interfere,» – said Moskal.
«We have already managed to quarrel with everybody. With Poland we had a fight with Hungary quarreled», he added.
November 12, in Beregovo, representatives of the party «Freedom» came to the city Council building and removed the flag of Hungary. They tried to set fire to it, but the police prevented from doing so. Law enforcement officers took away the activists of the flag and hung it back up.
Relations between Hungary and Ukraine deteriorated following the adoption by the Verkhovna Rada on 5 September, the law «On education», which expands the use of the Ukrainian language in education.
On 10 September the Minister of foreign Affairs of Hungary Peter Siyyarto called the Ukrainian law «shameful and disgraceful» and ordered that Hungarian diplomats did not support any Ukrainian initiatives in international organizations.
On September 26 in the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Hungary stated that they will block any further rapprochement between Ukraine and the EU. According to Szijjártó, the law violates the principles of the Association Agreement between Ukraine and the European Union.
According to the census conducted in 2001, in the Transcarpathian region of Ukraine, there are of 151.5 thousand Hungarians.
Moskal: No Hungarian flag in Berehove is not interfered with, while the fools did not want to, as apes, to climb the wall of the city Council and to remove it 14.11.2017