The Russian journalist was not allowed to Ukraine

Российского журналиста не пустили в Украину

Yevgeny Primakov was not allowed to Ukraine

The special services of Ukraine told the broadcaster that he is a threat to national security.

The guards were not allowed to Ukraine of the Russian TV host Yevgeny Primakov. The journalist arrived in the Kiev airport on Tuesday, June 26, and was planning to cover the visit to Kiev of the Commissioner for human rights in Russia Tatiana Moskalkova. It is reported citing a source close to the journalist.

“When crossing the border Primakov was detained, stating that it is “a threat to national security of Ukraine. Now, he awaits deportation in a transit area without a passport. He will be banned from entering Ukraine for five years,” – said the source publication.

Press Secretary of President Putin Dmitry Peskov said that the Kremlin is not yet familiar with the circumstances that caused the failure of the journalist Yevgeny Primakov entry to Ukraine, but promised to investigate the incident.

Yevgeny Primakov – Russian journalist, member of Public chamber of the Russian Federation. Is the grandson of former Prime Minister Yevgeny Primakov. The author and presenter of International review on TV channel Russia 24, heads a non-profit organization Russian humanitarian mission.

Earlier Ukraine did not let the Russian artist Svetlana Surganova. She was denied entry to Ukraine for a period of three years.

In may, the guards were not allowed into the country, two Russians from St. George ribbons.


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