A search in the news ended, employees were sent home

Обыск в Вестях завершился, сотрудников отпустили домой

Staff News leave the building after a search

Militiamen checked the phones of the staff of a newspaper and removed the image search procedure.

In the wording of the News reported that the militiamen left the office in the Metropolitan edition of the business centre Gulliver at 3: 30 a.m., leaving a “mangled ceiling, a bunch of garbage and broken safe”.

We will remind, militiamen came to search in the Lead holding at about 11.00 on Friday, July 14.

It is noted that despite the events, “the newspaper will still be released in time, the radio will continue broadcasting, and the site will work.”

The correspondent of the News Bogdan Prikhodko said in Facebook that the first excepted employees left the building, “spending under the barrel for more than 15 hours.”

He said that before their release, the police removed the phones of journalists and with their pages in social networks all photos and videos which were recorded the search.


Groups of companies in Gulliver appealed to the authorities

Earlier, the chief military Prosecutor Anatoly Matios said that the Prosecutor General’s office expects to cease publication of the newspaper News from July 14. He confirmed that the searches are taking place in the editorial office, but stressed that journalists themselves holding are not searched and are not involved in criminal proceedings.