Continued blocking of the channel NewsOne
On 4 December the head of the Ministry of internal Affairs (MIA) of Ukraine Arsen Avakov called activists to stop blocking the TV channel NewsOne and added that the police will give the events an appropriate assessment.
The speaker of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Ukraine Artem Shevchenko said that the police have not yet identified the facts of the offenses at the scene of the protest in front of the channel.
The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has condemned the actions of blocking the NewsOne TV channel in Kiev.
The national Council on television and radio broadcasting has asked for more powers in connection with the blocking NewsOne.
The OSCE representative on freedom of the media Harlem Desir expressed concern with blocking of the channel.
In his statement, the NewsOne staff noted that overt pressure on journalists and the physical obstruction of the channel’s work with people in balaclavas unacceptable in a democratic country.
By evening, the released activists travel to the office of the TV channel NewsOne, after the request of the Minister of internal Affairs Arsen Avakov, however, said that the campaign will continue.
Poroshenko proposed to raise the minimum wage to RS 4100
The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko during the II all-Ukrainian forum of United communities advocated for raising the minimum wage in Ukraine to 4100 UAH.
Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Rozenko said that to raise the minimum wage in Ukraine to 4100 UAH in 2018 is possible without increasing inflation.
Sledkov Russia opened a case for Cornet
Russia’s investigative Committee is investigating the case about the involvement of «interior Minister» terrorist «LNR» Igor Kornet to concealment of traces of murder in Lugansk, the Russian Artem Bulgakov, who served in the guard, said the RBC.
Gozzadini called evidence in the case of treason Yanukovych invalid
Videos relating to the events of 2014, which the prosecution wants to adduce the former President, Viktor Yanukovych, was downloaded from the Internet that contradicts the legislation of Ukraine. This opinion was expressed by lawyer Igor Lyashenko.
The IOC will allow the Russians to participate in the Olympics 2018 under the neutral flag
The publication, Inside The Games reported that negotiations have begun on the design of the shape of the Russian team at the Games in Pyeongchang, where the Russians will be allowed to participate in the competition under a neutral flag.
The court released one of the commanders of the battalion «Donbass» Vinogrodsky under house arrest
The court of appeal of Donetsk region changed the measure of restraint to one of the former commanders of the volunteer battalion «Donbass» Anatoly Vinogrodsky (call – Gal) from detention to house arrest. Vinogrodsky, who is accused of assault and battery, according to the court, should not leave Mariupol.
The BBC said the deteriorating situation in the ATO area in the Donbas
Patrol of the special monitoring mission of the OSCE in the last two weeks of commits repeated violations of the ceasefire, said the first Deputy of the OSCE SMM Alexander hug.
The US will resume issuing visas in the Russian regions
December 11, the US Consulate in St. Petersburg, Yekaterinburg and Vladivostok will resume interviews for nonimmigrant visas to a limited extent, which were suspended on August 21.
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