The Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan in the 1st of the latest talks on the phone to discuss the situation around the channel of the Crimean Tatars ATR, said the press Secretary of the head of state, Dmitry Peskov.
"Subject on TV, he mentioned, and in truth, the Turkish side is always keenly interested in the life of the Crimean Tatars. This traditional interest, and the Russian side, that is, provides comprehensive data on this point, when our Turkish colleagues show interest, "said Sands, noting that this issue was discussed at the 1st of the latest talks on the phone Putin and Erdogan, reports RIA" Novosti ". First, the European Union tried to convince to recover broadcasting Crimean Tatar TV channel. In response to This the authorities of the Republic told that the story is about the manifestation of double standards and selective positions. ATR worked in Crimea due to licenses issued by the authorities of Ukraine. At the same time the Russian law requires that you obtain a Russian license. Those media that do not, will not be able to continue working. TV channel stopped broadcasting on the night of April 1. Authorized ATR revealed that the launch was delayed their application for registration. For its part, North Korea has invited the envoy of the OSCE on freedom of the media Dunja Mijatovic to attend the service to explain the situation to stop the broadcasting of the Crimean Tatar TV channel ATR in the Crimea.