Kuznetsova calmly refers to the permission to wear headscarves in the Chechen schools


RIA Novosti

Authorized under the RF President on the rights of the child Anna Kuznetsova refers to the democratic permission to wear the hijab Chechen Schoolgirls.

The Chechen Parliament has introduced an additional article to the draft law on education of the Republic, giving pupils the right to wear clothes or symbols, in accordance with their traditions and religion. Previously, the ban on wearing headscarves in educational institutions adopted in the Stavropol region and Mordovia, spoke out against the Minister of education Olga Vasilyeva.

“I hate this subject are… Well, a kerchief or hijab — it is their right,” — said Kuznetsov at the request of journalists to comment on the resolution of the Chechen Schoolgirls to wear the hijab.

“I’m too democratic person, so I’m not going to interfere, not having studied the issues,” she added.