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Pediatrician in the town of Vyshneve near Kyiv refused to talk with the patient and her mother Ukrainian. The corresponding story published on the Youtube channel of the newspaper “Vikna-news”.
The patient’s mother Anastasia nutza said that came to the reception to the doctor with her daughter Daria. The pediatrician started to talk to them in Russian, in response, the woman asked to speak Ukrainian. According to her, the doctor recorded in the medical card also in Russian, that the mother refuses to serve Russian-speaking doctor.
Nutza filed a complaint with the hotline of the Ministry of health. A woman complained to the hospital administration. “You do not understand Russian?”, answered at reception for a phone call. However, the Deputy Director of the medical facility assured that a doctor, who refused to move into the state language, have had a conversation. According to the mother of the patient, she intends to go to court if necessary.
On February 9 in Kiev, unknown assailants beat a woman on the street because of the Russian language. The victim told the police that she was beaten by several men. It is established that the woman has a broken nose, and broken teeth, she was admitted to the hospital.
16 July 2019 in Ukraine entered into force the law “On ensuring the functioning of Ukrainian as the state language”, which was developed by the government of the former President of the country Petro Poroshenko. According to the document, the Ukrainian language became mandatory for public authorities and local governments, educational institutions, hospitals and service sectors.
Video, photo All from Russia.