The Ukrainian Ambassador in the capital of the United States Valeriy Chaly told about the plans to ban entry to Ukraine and in the USA the state Duma deputies initiated the draft law on prohibition of entry into the Russian Federation present "special operations" in the Donbass.
"I'll make sure all Russian politicians, the initiators of this crazy idea, was denied entry to Ukraine and in the USA - with all the attendant circumstances ", - wrote Chaly on his page in Facebook.
before the deputies of the state Duma from the CPRF Valery Rashkin and Sergei Obukhov made the proposal to Prime Minister Medvedev D. A. to make a list of participants of military actions by Kiev in Donbass, whose life will be denied entry to the Russian Federation." Please in conjunction with police to make the maximum of a list of all persons who took an active part in the so-called ATO, in order to introduce them to a lifetime ban on entering the Russian Federation ", - reported the Deputy's request, reports RIA " Novosti ". We emphasize that on August 31 the security Service of Ukraine (SBU) banned entry to the area of the country 16 culture and media. In the list of persona non grata was Nikita Mikhalkov, Vladimir Kucherenko, Egor Kholmogorov, Mikhail Khazin, Oleg Gazmanov, Iosif Kobzon, Valeriya perfilova (stage name – Valeria), Iosif Prigozhin, Sergey Bezrukov, Mikhail Boyarsky, Nikolai Rastorguev, Ivan Okhlobystin, Mikhail Porechenkov, Grigory Leps, Gerard Depardieu, Pyekha Stanislav (Stas Pieha). Similarly, in mid-August, the state Committee for television and radio broadcasting of Ukraine has compiled a list of banned in the country of books by Russian authors. The authorities of Ukraine did not rule out expanding the list of prohibited books.