Roskomnadzor found violations in the work of CNN

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Roskomnadzor found violations of the legislation of the Russian Federation on mass media in the activities of the TV channel CNN International and has caused its representatives to hold, reported on the Agency’s website.

Violations were revealed after the Department of Roskomnadzor in CFO audit of the company «Turner information programs and life style» (broadcast CNN International in the Russian Federation).

«CNN International revealed violations of the Russian legislation on mass media that in accordance with the administrative code provides for administrative liability. The representatives of the channel caused by the Roskomnadzor for the consideration of administrative cases», — stated in the message.

In the course of the review will address the issue of making the channel a warning for the violation of the media law and licensing requirements in the broadcasting industry. Also the TV channel will be given the instruction about elimination of the revealed violations.

«Regardless of the location of the headquarters of the founders of mass media registered in accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation, Roskomnadzor will continue the systematic monitoring of the implementation of the norms of Russian legislation», — noted in the Department.