Silantyev: interethnic relations in Russia in need of constant study

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Unliterate in fotobanka Khanty-MansiyskSilantyev: interethnic relations in Russia in need of constant study© RIA Novosti / Alexander Unliterate the image Bank

. Interethnic relations in Russia require constant learning and regular strengthening themselves are good, they are constantly can not be, said the Professor of the Moscow state linguistic University Roman Silantyev, in the framework of the first regional forum «Ugra multinational.»

Forum with the participation of experts at the Federal level took place from 10 to 12 November. Speaking to reporters during a press conference on Sunday, Silantyev noted that inter-ethnic and inter-religious relations are «complete», and this issue was dedicated a significant part of the forum in Yugra.

«Of course, the state is the special attention it pays, and happily that it makes not only the Federal government and regional authorities. I would like to thank the authorities of the Khanty-Mansi Autonomous district, but it is to be noted that the region is, of course, is not included in the group of the most calm. Was the problem here, the problem here will be, for our enemies are regions especially interesting.

It should be clearly understood that the us alone won’t leave, and they must know and be strengthened to do it regularly. By themselves they are good will not» — said the expert.

Answering the question about the areas of municipal policy in the sphere of prevention of extremism, he stated that each municipality needs to know the names of all the people with radical views, while minimizing their number.

«The fewer of such people — the less risks… I see positive trends in the Khanty-Mansi district, but, unfortunately, until the complete victory is still far» — added the expert.

First regional forum «Ugra multinational» gathered in Khanty-Mansiysk, about 500 participants, including representatives of government, institutions of culture and art, sports, education, youth policy, mass media, national and cultural associations, as well as communities and religious organizations of the Autonomous region. As stated by RIA Novosti news Agency in the district government, the main task of the events that took place on 40 sites was the discussion of humanitarian cooperation of all participants of implementation of the state national policy and prevention of extremism operating in the district.