CEC offered the First channel to postpone the screening of the film stone about Putin
MOSCOW, 14 Feb — RIA Novosti. CEC offers First channel to postpone the screening of the film directed by Oliver stone about the Russian President Vladimir Putin, said the head of the Central election Commission, Ella Pamfilova.
Previously on the website of the “Yabloko” has reported that the head of the party Emilia Slabunov appealed to the CEC with a demand to stop screening of the film stone about Putin on the First channel, as it is, in the opinion of the party, is illegal election campaigning. The party noted that the placement of this film is not paid from the electoral Fund of Putin, and the show runs until the beginning of the permitted period of campaigning in the media. And according to the information on the election site of the candidate in presidents of the Russian Federation Ksenia Sobchak, her lawyer sent a complaint to the CEC on the fact of violation of election law due to re-display the First channel of the film of stone’s “Putin”.
Press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov, speaking about the film stone, said that the Kremlin is not entitled in any way to interfere in the editorial policy of TV channels and does not. A documentary by Oliver stone about the Russian President Vladimir Putin does not contain any calls to vote for or against a candidate, said the head of the CEC of Russia Ella Pamfilova.
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