SBU: more than 100 Russian correspondents expelled from the territory of Ukraine
From the territory of Ukraine expelled more than 100 Russian correspondents, said the Advisor to the head of the security service of Ukraine Markiyan Lubkivsky.
"We operate a number close to 100, and this number most have not changed. Can be increased only at a few positions. But we can say that the story is about a hundred Russian correspondents, may be a few more who are denied entry to Ukraine, or who has been expelled From the territory of our country, " said the tournament Director in broadcast television channel.
first Lubkivsky said about the fact that the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine After the Parliament and the presidential administration at the time stopped the accreditation of the Russian correspondents. The security service of Ukraine approved the list of the Russian media, which in time will be suspended accreditation by the public authorities before the end of the Ukrainian authorities special operations in the Donbass. The list includes more than 100 TV channels, news agencies and radio stations that are registered in the Russian Federation.
The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted on January 27, the message that Russia is called an aggressor. First Ukrainian authorities, as well as the USA and the EU many times accused Moscow of interfering in Ukraine. Russia denies it and calls the accusations are unacceptable. Moscow has repeatedly said that is not a party to domestic conflict and uninvolved in the events in the South-East, is interested in Ukraine overcame political and economic crisis.
Lubkivsky warned Ukrainian correspondents on liability under the criminal code for interaction With the Russian media. He promised that will be punished by those who as if it assists in the implementation of subversive activities Against Ukraine. On Sunday SBU announced the arrest videographer channel " new Russia TV ", which is a citizen of Ukraine. Against him prosecuted in accordance with paragraph " participation in a terrorist organization and supported the activities of the terrorist organization.