In Digest, Ukraine

The registration of seven newspapers and 11 magazines withdrawn for ‘advocating ‘separatism’, Oct 16, 2014 (Google translation of Russian original)

The State Committee for Television and Radio Broadcasting of Ukraine has withdrawn the certificate of state registration of seven newspapers and 11  magazines within the national information space. This is stated in the press service of the State Committee.

“State Committee of Ukraine in cooperation with law enforcement agencies, the State Registration Service of Ukraine, Ukrpochtoy and with the support of the public take steps to clean up the national information space of the separatist press,” it said in a statement.

In particular, the State Registration Service recognized as null and void the certificate of registration of the following print media: Collection of Ukraine,  Pivdennyy regіon; Novorossiysk Calendar; newspapers Novorossiysk Courier, Russian World of Ukraine, Russian Culture in Ukraine, Russian Blok.Ukraina, Chervona Zirka, and Red Star; as well as magazines Rosіyska mova lіteratura,  Navchalnih, Russian language, literature and culture in schools and universities, Rosіysky profіl (Russian Profile), Rosіysky rock (Russian rock), Russian Personalities.

Earlier, it was reported that the National Council of Ukraine on Television and Radio Broadcasting at its meeting on October 15 decided to ban the broadcasting of Russian TV channel 365 Days and Belarus TV Channel 24.


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