Foreign Ministry: Bulgarians in Odessa are trying to use to destabilizeUncategorized June 9, 2017
The attempts of certain forces and unfriendly countries to disrupt inter-ethnic peace and consent in Ukraine, as well as to impair friendly relations with neighboring countries will be stopped. This is stated in the commentary of the press service of the foreign Ministry on the incidents in Odessa region with the local Bulgarian community.
“Ministry of foreign Affairs anxiously watching the attempts to use the Bulgarian national minority to destabilize the situation in the South of Odessa region. Recent incidents which have taken place with certain representatives of the Bulgarian community, is in no way associated with their ethnicity, and were provoked by the statements that in the face of continued Russian aggression are perceived is extremely sensitive,” – said in a statement.
While the foreign Ministry has condemned any violent action to clarify interpersonal relations and added that law enforcement officers already carry out necessary investigative actions.
“The results of the investigation the perpetrators will bear the responsibility stipulated by law,” – said the Minister.
Diplomats stressed that Ukraine since independence, guarantees and ensures the implementation of national-cultural rights and needs of the Bulgarian minorities.
18 may 2017 in Bilhorod-dnistrovs’kyy poured paint and tried to throw in the trash of a member of the Executive Committee of the city of Basil Casi. The reason for the aggression of a group of people was the fact that during the meeting he voted against issuing a permit for the construction of the temple of the UOC-KP. Later, alleged members of the Bulgarian community protested against such actions, there were demands about the “impeachment of the President.”