Public Crimean Tatar broadcasting company created in Crimea, the decision of the Council of Ministers of Crimea.
The founder of the new channel is the Republican Committee for interethnic relations, BelTA news Agency.
"figure out what the object and purpose of the activities of ANO" ACT is the production and public dissemination of the Crimean Tatar broadcasting of TV and radio channels, providing deep and comprehensive coverage of political, economic and cultural life of the Republic of Crimea ", - said in the decree of the Council of Ministers. Until July 1, 2015, the Committee for interethnic relations legally obliged to register a new company. In addition, the Agency is expected to approve the Charter of the organization and appoint its Director. The television channel will be called "millet" (translated from the Crimean Tatar language as "the people" ), a new radio company called "Vatan" (Crimean Tatar for "Motherland" ). Before the head of the Crimea Sergey Aksenov ordered to make a new Crimean Tatar broadcasting company instead of ATR. ATR worked in Crimea due to the license, issued by official bodies of Ukraine. Simultaneously, the law of Russia require a Russian license. Those media outlets that do not, will not be able to continue working. The television channel has stopped broadcasting on the night of 1 April. Commissioners told ATR that Roskomnadzor has delayed their applications 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 Crimea.