The President proposed a constitutional amendment on the protection of historical truth

Amendment proposed to the second reading of the bill on amendments to the basic law.

Photo: photo ITAR-TASS “RG” exposed the damaging myths about the Second world war

it says: “the Russian Federation honors the memory of defenders of the Fatherland, protecting the historical truth. Depreciation of the value of the feat of the people in the defense of the Fatherland is not allowed”.

– Any remarks with denigration of the heroism of our citizens will be recognized anticonstitutional – summed Volodin.

Earlier Vladimir Putin supported the amendment at the meeting in the Kremlin with the working group on preparation of amendments in the basic law. The initiative was made by a member of the working group, the head of the Duma Committee on science and education Vyacheslav Nikonov.

Photo: Olesya Kuchaeva/ WG Sergei Lavrov: We will continue to do everything possible to counteract the falsification of history

the Head of state agreed that the need to “actively resist” the attempts of denigration. “And it would be appropriate careful, to reflect the basic law of the country”, – said the Russian President.

Putin has noticed that “steal” from the country’s victory in the Second world war impossible. “Berlin-who stormed whose flag over the Reichstag waving? No one will forget”, – said the President.

the Russian leader also reminded that he has repeatedly talked about the problem of falsification of history. So it is quite appropriate to pay attention to the protection of historical truth and the inadmissibility of the depreciation of the value of the feat of the people in the defense of the Fatherland. “All of this emergencybut more importantly, all will fall to the Treasury of public consciousness, will benefit the country, certainly”, – concluded Putin.