In Ukraine may introduce a permit system on the books from Russia

В Украине могут внедрить систему разрешений на книги из России

In Ukraine may introduce a permit system on the books from Russia. About it reports a press-service of the Vice Prime Minister Vyacheslav Kirilenko.

12 may a meeting was held regarding the limitation of access of Russian books anti-Ukrainian content market, during which it was announced the proposal for the introduction of a permit system. It is reported that the meeting was attended by writers, publishers, representatives of the Ukrainian Association of publishers and booksellers, representatives of the state Committee, the Ministry of economic development and trade, security service, the national police, the State fiscal service.

“The proposed permissive principle – more effective than a complete ban of book products from the aggressor country. The book market need to be protected from books that contain Putin’s propaganda. At a time when the East of Ukraine there is a war, such a step is warranted,” said Kirilenko.

It is noted that writers and publishers agree that the introduction of permits for products from Russia will be the real mechanism of control over what imported and sold in the bookshelf.

According to the Ukrainian Association of publishers and booksellers, the vast majority of members of the Association will support the implementation of the licensing principle for the book of the aggressor.

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Earlier, Kirilenko reported that in may for consideration of the Cabinet of Ministers will be presented with a bill on the licensing of book production, which is the origin of the aggressor.

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