DPR rewrites history in school textbooks

Self-proclaimed Republic writes new textbooks.

11 December 2015 10:00

The authorities of the self-proclaimed DPR (Donetsk People's Republic) are developing their school humanities textbooks, RIA Novosti reports.

According to Larisa Polyakova, the so-called head of the Ministry of Education, the territory controlled by militants is not provided with textbooks on Ukrainian language and literature, being currently in development. The self-proclaimed republic also created a new ‘history textbook,’

“We have developed a new history textbook to be submitted for approval by the head of the Republic. This is a textbook by Donetsk authors. We will present it at the earliest possible opportunity,” Larisa Polyakova reports.