Turchynov assures that the decree on sanctions against the Russian resources has entered into force
NSDC Secretary Oleksandr Turchynov said that a decree on sanctions against Russian web resources have already entered into force.
About it writes “Ukrainian truth”.
According to him, these sites were used for the illicit collection of information, through the network spread propaganda. For example, in the network Vkontakte spread pirated content.
Note that the prohibition of access to social networks Classmates and Vkontakte and Yandex in Ukraine, due to come into force no later than 1 June 2017. The corresponding decree of the President of Petro Poroshenko on banning access to these resources must be released by the state language in official publications not later than 15 days after the signing. In particular, these official publications are the “Official Visnyk of the President of Ukraine”, newspaper “Uryadovy courier”.
The Ombudsman commented on the blocking of Russian websites in Ukraine
We will remind that the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko on 15 may led to effect the NSDC decision of 28 April 2017 “On the use of personal special economic and other restrictive measures against several Russian companies. The restrictions relating to, among other things, the social networks “Vkontakte”, “Classmates” and services “Yandex”.