Poroshenko: Nobody has right to hinder our broadcast on Ukrainian land

12:30, 06 December 2016

Ukrainian TV and radio broadcast will be restored over the entire Ukrainian territory for the residents of the occupied areas of Donetsk and Luhansk regions to have an opportunity to watch Ukrainian TV channels, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said Monday during his working trip to Donetsk region.

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"This will take place not only here, we will restore the broadcast in Volnovakha. Residents of the occupied Crimea will also have an opportunity to watch Ukrainian TV channels. I am confident that the job is not finished here," the Head of State said, according to the president's press service.

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"I consider this the first priority. This is the key element of victory in a hybrid war Russia unleashed against us. It is important that we now have an opportunity to restore broadcast," he noted.

"This is conducted in full compliance with Ukrainian international legislation and nobody has the right to prevent us from broadcasting on our Ukrainian land," the Head of State stressed as he took part in a ceremony of the opening of a transmission tower on Karachun Mountain in liberated Sloviansk.

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