December 16, 2022, 22:01 – Public News Service – OSN

Authorities Moldova decided to suspend the activities of six media outlets due to their approach to covering events in the republic, as well as around Ukraine. It is reported by TASS.

The Commission for Emergency Situations of the Government of Moldova announced the temporary revocation of licenses for six TV channels at once for the “lack of reliable information” in reflecting the events in the country and the situation in Ukraine.

Under the restrictions, in particular, were “First in Moldova”, RTR Moldova, Accent TV, “NTV-Moldova”, “TV-6” and Orhei TV.

Earlier, the Public News Service reported that the Council of the European Union announced the distribution of the ninth package sanctions against the Russian Federation on the broadcasting of Russian TV channels. This is stated in the corresponding statement published on the website of the Council of the EU.