Owned by businessman Lenura Islamova Crimean television Channel ATP was not able to be re-registered under Russian law, said the General Director of TV channel Elizara Islyamov.
TV Channel APR works in the current format since 2011. The channel focuses mostly on the Crimean Tatar audience. The broadcasting 60% of airtime is Russian, 35% - in Crimean Tatar, 5% - in Ukrainian, reports news Agency ".
"We have not received legal documents that allow us to carry out broadcasting activities ", - quotes RIA "Novosti" the words of Islambol. In her expressions, television Channel four times filed the necessary documents to Roskomnadzor, since October of last year, but was refused." In the future we will do everything in order to obtain the necessary documents to re-start his business, or to seek legal forms to resume broadcasting activities, " said Islyamov. In addition to the TV channel, Broadcasting also stopped Crimean Tatar TV Channel Lale and FM-radio "Meydan" and " Leader ", which are part of the media holding ATR. First Vice-Premier of the Crimean government - the Minister of internal policy, information and communication, Crimea Dmitry Polonsky said ATR TV Channel cannot be re-registered by the fault of its owners. According to his statement, for some strange reason, which was most likely lies in the desire to provoke an artificial conflict, as well as among them on a national basis, the owners and the management of the channel deliberately failed in the allotted time appropriate to draw up the documents for re-registration." If for a long time, the other documents, which contain one and the same errors that Roskomnadzor punctually points, but in the end, the other documents with these errors, of which there are complaints to the authorities or the Roskomnadzor? Submit the correct documents and sign up, " said Polonsky.