UATV Gets Permission for Cable Broadcast in Belarus

The beginning of the broadcast of the Ukrainian television channel [UATV] in the Republic of Belarus is an important event, long awaited not only by representatives of the Ukrainian diaspora in the country, but also by a large number of citizens of Belarus interested about the current situation in Ukraine, as well as the history and culture of our country - Ukrainian Ambassador to Belarus

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25.01.2019
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The Minister of Information of the Republic of Belarus, Alexander Karlyukevich signed a permission order for the distribution of the international broadcasting channel UATV in Belarus, the Ministry of Information of the Republic of Belarus reported on Twitter.

“This decision was based on the results of the examination of the UATV content, conducted by the relevant expert commission of the Ministry of Information for the messages and (or) materials inconsistent with law, other information contrary to the requirements of legislative acts of the Republic of Belarus,” as stated in the message.

The permissions issued by the Ministry of Information of the Republic of Belarus for the distribution of the UATV channel remains in force for a period of 3 years.

In accordance with the legislation of the Republic of Belarus, the presence of foreign media in the list of foreign media resources that have received permission relieves other persons authorized to distribute this foreign media from obtaining correspondent permission.

“The adoption by the Belarusian side of the decision on the possibility of transmission of UATV in Belarus is the result of the arrangements between the presidents of Ukraine and the Republic of Belarus. The beginning of the broadcast of the Ukrainian television channel in the Republic of Belarus is an important event, long awaited not only by representatives of the Ukrainian diaspora of the country, but also by a large number of citizens of Belarus interested about the current situation in Ukraine, as well as the history and culture of our country. I sincerely congratulate the UATV team with the long-awaited expansion of the broadcasting map, and all concerned – with the emergence of a new quality information product in the country’s media sphere,” said the Ambassador of Ukraine to Belarus Ihor Kyzym.

The official distributor of the UATV channel in Belarus will be the company Navigator TV.

Source UATV
date 25.01.2019
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