According to Spilna Sprava NGO Oleksandr Danyliuk, students are blockinmg the ministry for education in propest against the likely appointment of radical nationalist Iryna Farion as education minister. Iryna Farion figures on the list of the future cabinet agreed by the three allied opposition parties and expected to be voted on Feb. 25.
The list was leaked to Maidan protesters.
The students’ choices are rectors of Kyiv Polytechnic, Mohyla Academy or lawmaker Lilia Hrynevych, Danyliuk says.
According to Danyliuk, Svoboda threatened to de-block the ministry. Danyliuk urged more students to come to the ministry.