In connection with the intention of the NewsOne TV channel to hold a teleconference with the Russian channel Russia 24, the Prosecutor General’s Office filed a lawsuit on attempting to commit state treason by providing information support to subversion against Ukraine. This was announced by Prosecutor General Yuriy Lutsenko on Facebook.
“Everybody involved – from the owner of the channel to the TV host who made the announcement – are called for questioning. A lawsuit for arresting assets is being prepared,”he said.
The day before, it became known that NewsOne TV channel of Viktor Medvedchuk‘s business partner and the Russian propaganda channel Russia24 planned to hold a teleconference called “We need to talk”.
In this regard, the Security Service of Ukraine initiated a meeting of the National Security and Defense Council and proposed the imposition of sanctions against NewsOne and 112 Ukraine.
After that NewsOne announced the abolition of the teleconference with Russia because of threats.