The interior Ministry denied the information about the new format of license plates
MOSCOW, 6 sen — news. Russian Ministry of internal Affairs refutes information in mass media about changes to the format of car license plates, told RIA Novosti in the press center of the Ministry.
“Common in some mass media information about changes in standards of public license plates does not correspond to reality,” — said the Agency interlocutor.
Newsthe government is discussing a reform of car numbers currently, any change to the standards is not planned and not discussed, said the interior Ministry.
Earlier the Internet-the edition “Газета.Ru” reported about a possible appearance in Russia in 2018 of new formats of car numbers similar to the numbers of the European sample.
The publication, citing several anonymous sources, reported that the new format involves the “four numbers, four letters, the flag and the inscription RUS”. The initiative, according to sources, it was planned no earlier than fall 2018.