The Russian Embassy sent a note to the Ukrainian foreign Ministry in connection with the incident Kurbatova

© First karaliunaite First channel Anna KurbatovaThe Russian Embassy sent a note to the Ukrainian foreign Ministry in connection with the incident Kurbatova© channel

The Embassy of the Russian Federation sent a request to Ukrainian law enforcement agencies and a note to the foreign Ministry of Ukraine with a demand to take urgent measures in connection with the emergence of information about the kidnapping in Kiev, the correspondent of the First channel of Anna Kurbatovoj, told RIA Novosti press-service of the Embassy on Wednesday.

On Wednesday there appeared information about the fact that Kurbatov grabbed in Kiev unknown, was put in the car and drove away. As reported later in the channel, the correspondent could detain employees of the security Service of Ukraine, earlier in her address received threats.

«In connection with the distribution of information in the media about the kidnapping in Kiev, the correspondent of the First channel of A. S. Kurbatova, the Embassy has sent operational requirements to Ukrainian law enforcement agencies and a note to the foreign Ministry of Ukraine with a demand to take urgent measures to clarify the circumstances of the incident and the release of the Russian journalist», — said at the Embassy.

Kiev has repeatedly limited the work of Russian media in the country, including regularly banning entry to Ukraine to Russian journalists. In March 2015, was suspended accreditation at the bodies of state power of Ukraine 115 Russian media. Banned broadcasting of the main Russian TV channels. The Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation called off Russian TV channels attack on freedom of the media and urged the OSCE, the EU and the United States to respond harshly to the ban, as well as on deportation from Ukraine journalists of Russian media, saying that the double standards practiced by the West is unacceptable.

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