Another 15 Russian TV Channels banned in Ukraine

These TV Channels do not meet the requirements of the European Convention on Transfrontier Television.

11 February 2016 17:03

Another 15 Russian TV Channels have been banned in Ukraine, according to the website of the National Council on Television and Radio Broadcasting of Ukraine.

The next channels have been removed from the list: "Top Secret," "Who’s whp", "Chanson-TV", "Entertainment Park," "World of series", "Auto Plus", "Kitchen TV", "KHL", "Science 2.0," "My planet", "Telecafe", "Fighter","Time: distant and close ", "Real Scary Television"(NST) and "Sarafan."

The reason for this is that it violates the legislation on national security and the advertising legislation.

- It's about showing people who entered the list of individuals posing a threat to national security, as well as broadcasting international TV and Radio advertisements that are banned in Ukraine unless they fall under the jurisdiction the EU state-members or countries that have ratified the European Convention on Transfrontier television, according to the report.

The decision is to enter into force within one month from the publication date.

Photo: Internet