Ukraine’s Ambassador responded to the request of the German foreign Ministry to close the site «Peacemaker»

© Photo : FHI Ucraniana of Ukraine in Germany Andrey Melnik. Archive photoUkraine’s Ambassador responded to the request of the German foreign Ministry to close the site «Peacemaker»© Photo : MFA of Ukraine

Ambassador of Ukraine to Germany Andrew Miller, commenting on the request of the German foreign Ministry to close the portal «Peacemaker» in his article for the newspaper Die Welt said that Kiev is not responsible for this website.

Previously, the Berlin condemned the inclusion of the former Chancellor Gerhard schröder in the database «Peacemaker» for «violation of the sovereignty of Ukraine» and «anti-Ukrainian propaganda.»

Miller noted that the site has a «private» origin, therefore, in this case «raised the issue of freedom of speech».

Thus, according to the diplomat, the inclusion of the shredder in the «list of enemies of Ukraine» due to its words about the inevitability of the recognition by the international community for the reunification of the Crimea with Russia.

«However, Ukraine is ready to continue negotiations on the issue of «Peacemaker» with German partners. Personally, I believe that the infamous list of irrelevant», concluded the Ambassador.

Site «Peacemaker» is known for scandalous publications, which publishes data journalists, including foreign ones, receiving accreditation of the self-proclaimed DND and LNR, with their contact details, and then address some of them received threats.

While the former OSCE representative on freedom of the media Dunja Mijatovic has called the publication «an alarming step that could further jeopardize the safety of journalists».

The actions of the owners of the site «Peacemaker» and criticized the official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova. She called the publication «a direct call for violence against journalists.»

The database also got some Russian cultural figures.

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