MPs of Ukraine have increased marriage age up to 18 years old for men and women, ForUm correspondent reports.

259 MPs have voted in favor of changes to the Family Code of Ukraine regarding minimal marriage age.

The law has been passed in its second reading and as a whole.

The rapporteur on the bill Evgen Suslov, member of the parliamentary committee on family, youth and sport, noted that every person under 18 is considered a child.

The official also reminded that in many neighboring countries, including Russia, minimal marriage age is 18 years old.

Спасибо за Вашу активность, Ваш вопрос будет рассмотрен модераторами в ближайшее время