Justin SpikeHungary vetoes NATO-Ukraine Commission meeting
Photo: MTI/KKMHungary has vetoed a planned December 6 meeting of the NATO-Ukraine Commission, announced Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó (pictured) at a Friday press conference, reports pro-government news portal origo.hu. The reason for the veto, Szijjártó said, was a law on education recently passed by the Ukrainian parliament which threatens to deprive the Hungarian-speaking minority there of educational opportunities in their native language.
Szijjártó said that while Hungary was previously Ukraine’s most vocal and active supporter in its moves toward European integration, the passage of the education law was like “a knife in …read more
Source: The Budapest Beacon