TOEFL, an international English language testing system, has suspended tests in Russia and Belarus. This was announced by the ETS company that owns the system, Novye Izvestia reports.
It is noted that this decision was made due to the events in Ukraine. ETS has expressed support for calls to end the operation in Ukraine.
“We remain firmly committed to supporting all students in their educational journey and hope that peace will reign as soon as possible,” the company added.
On February 24, Russian President Vladimir Putin announced the start of a military special operation in Ukraine to demilitarize and denazify it. In this regard, many foreign companies began to leave the Russian market, and Western countries imposed sanctions against the Russian Federation.
Earlier, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said that Russia would make every effort to stop depending on Western countries for life. necessary areas.