The Ministry of culture of Ukraine has published a list of 14 Russian cultural figures, as if to create a danger to the state security of Ukraine.
"Pursuant to the requirements of the law of Ukraine" On introduction of changes into certain laws of Ukraine regarding protection of information of Ukraine ex-President of Georgia " on 7 August 2015 the security Service of Ukraine (SBU) has provided the Ministry of culture a list of artists whose actions create a danger to the state security of Ukraine of 14 people ", - reported in the dispatch, reports 112. Ua.
the list included Oleg Gazmanov, Joseph Kobzon, Sergei Bezrukov, Mikhail Boyarskiy, Ivan Okhlobystin, Grigory Leps, g?rard Depardieu, Vladimir Kucherenko, Yegor Kholmogorov, Mikhail Khazin, Valeria perfilova, Iosif Prigozhin, Nikolai Rastorguev, Mikhail Porechenkov. The Ministry stressed that the list will be updated. In July it was announced that the Ministry of culture of Ukraine started to form a white list of artists who seek to provide "maximum assistance" in the country. Currently in this list of 34 people. Among them – Andrey Makarevich, Liya Akhedzhakova, Valentin Gaft, Oleg Basilashvili, Eldar Ryazanov, Yuri Shevchuk, Mikhail Zhvanetsky, Boris Akunin, Zemfira, Sergei Parkhomenko (Serge), Vakhtang Kikabidze, Mikhail Efremov, Arnold Schwarzenegger, George Clooney, Jared Leto and a few other. At the same time in Ukraine there is a list of artists, who are denied entry into the country. For example, on July 28, the security Service of Ukraine has banned French actor Gerard Depardieu is the entrance to the site of Ukraine for the period of 5 years. Together with Depardieu in the list of undesirable persons in Ukraine was also the Actor Steven Seagal, singer and composer Goran Bregovic. Prior to this, the Ministry of culture of Ukraine has informed that has compiled a list of 566 actors, musicians, artists representing, in the opinion of the Agency, the danger of state security of the country. This list has already been sent to the SBU, the state security Council and defense (NSDC) and the national Council on television and radio.