Medvedchuk's press service denies acquisition of TV Channel Inter

02:55, 01 July 2019
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Medvedchuk's press service says there are no plans to buy Inter / Photo from

"A number of media outlets are spreading false information about the alleged acquisition by Medvedchuk of the Inter TV channel. This information is not true," Medvedchuk's press service wrote on Facebook.

"There is neither the fact of acquiring the channel or a stake in it, nor any plans for concluding such a deal," it said.

Read alsoMedvedchuk reportedly buys 80% of TV Channel Inter from fugitive oligarch Firtash – media

Earlier the media reported that Medvedchuk had allegedly bought 80% of Inter's shares from Firtash.

As UNIAN reported, Medvedchuk's ally Taras Kozak, who is running for the Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine's parliament, as a candidate nominated by the Opposition Platform – For Life Party, became the owner of the TV channel ZIK. Thus, Kozak's media assets include three channels now: Channel 112 Ukraine, NewsOne and ZIK.

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