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Yanukovych favors equal conditions for Ukrainian language in Russia and Russian language in Ukraine

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July 13, 2012, 8:20 a.m. | Ukraine — by Interfax-Ukraine

Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych hopes that equal conditions will be created for studying of the Ukrainian language in Russia and Russian in Ukraine.
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Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych hopes that equal conditions will be created for studying of the Ukrainian language in Russia and Russian in Ukraine.

"We hope for the understanding of full-fledged bilateral conditions for studying of languages - Ukrainian on the Russian territory and Russian on the Ukrainian territory," Yanukovych told reporters after the fifth session of the Ukrainian-Russian Interstate Commission, which took place at Livadia Palace (Yalta) on July 12.

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