TVi under attack, again

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Aug. 15, 2012, 7:44 p.m. | Ukraine — by Oksana Grytsenko

Protestors are seen in this 2011 photograph coming to the defense of TVi television channel after authorities stripped them of prized broadcasting rights. The channel has since faced numerous challenges which it describes as an attempt by authorities to silence independent media.

The troubles of TVi, the Ukrainian television channel that digs hardest to uncover corruption by authorities, turned from bad to worse this past week.

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kpxoxol Aug. 16, 2012, 4:40 a.m.    

LOL. The picture shows shitfaced orange drunkards on parade, heh, heh, heh :D

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Byron Hill Aug. 16, 2012, 7:20 a.m.    

Putinization progresses. Who is willing to give Czar Putin a hand job? Along with Lukashenko, and Nazarbayev, it is Yanukobitch. Three men who fight for the jar of lubricant and the prime position on their knees in front of the Putin throne with tissue in hand. It is shameful to live in a country where men have no testes.

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dave Aug. 16, 2012, 11:05 a.m.    

At least KP finally stopped the charade of calling TVi "Ukraine's only independent TV channel" and acknowledged that the so-called TVi "journalist" Mykola Kniazytsky is actually a Tymoshenko Bloc politician running for Parliament. Score 1 point for journalistic ethics.

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cedrik Aug. 16, 2012, 8 p.m.    

How true, how very true. But then KP keeps may a charade going, don't it?

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Joseph Korpsak Aug. 16, 2012, 5:58 p.m.    

This is pre-election fraud by the current regime and the election should automatically be deemed won by the United Opposition of BYut.

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AL BALA Aug. 25, 2012, 1:49 a.m.    

In the Donetsk region nine cable operators disabled TVi

PS At the above link, people are making comments from different pars of Ukraine about closure of TVi in other parts of of Ukraine to this very day.

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