New Crimean Tatar television channel "millet" ( "People" ) will be aired on satellite broadcasting, which will allow him to bring objective data to the Crimean Tatar diasporas in Turkey and Ukraine, said the head of the state Committee of the Crimean government on Affairs of international relations and the deported people Zaur Smirnov.
The Crimean Tatar public organizations have previously applied to the head of the Crimea Sergey Aksenov a petition to make national public television channel instead of stop broadcasting the Crimean Tatar TV channel ATR and radio Meydan, which are unable to be re-registered. Public Crimean Tatar broadcasting company, which includes the television channel "millet" and radio "Vatan sedasy" ( "Voice of the Motherland") was established on 9 June. In September, the broadcasting is expected to start in the test mode, and the clock broadcasts to come out by November. To support broadcasting company from the state budget of the Russian Federation in the Crimea has already received 177 million.
According to Smirnov, the first television channel will be distributed by analog broadcasting and multiplex, it is expected to reach the satellite.
"Next year We plan to go to satellite broadcasting of TV channel "Millett" that will cover those places, where the potential audience is the Turkic-speaking peoples, the Crimean Tatars. Sure to be broadcasting in Ukraine, Central Asian countries and Turkey. There is now a great demand for objective information about the Crimea ", - said Smirnov, the radio station " Russia today ".
according to his statement, the broadcaster will be an adequate response to the information war against the Crimea." We hide nothing, we, on the contrary, a great desire to show what really happens in Crimea and live here as citizens. Our main goal is to run an information resource that will tell the truth about Crimea and in satellite mode to be broadcast to the whole world ", - noted Smirnov.
Speaking of radio " Vatan sedasy ", the head of the state Committee noticed that in addition to the Crimea is expected to cover the broadcasting of the neighboring regions of Ukraine in places densely populated by the Crimean Tatars." We do not exclude that the joint repeaters will be even near Armyansk city in the Northern part of the Crimea near the border With Ukraine), so We can cover the Kherson region, the Crimean Tatars were not sudermania There brain " - drew the attention of Smirnov. According to him, the Crimean Tatar Diaspora in Ukraine should know that their Crimean compatriots remember them and will never give offense.