The Russian regulator Roskomnadzor has blocked the retransmission of the channels TV3, TNT, CTC, Dohzd, Pyatnitsa and Ren TV on over 200 internet sites.
The terrestrial licences awarded to three Viacom channels in Russia last month have disappeared from Roskomnadzor’s register.
Four employees of the Russian regulator Roskomnadzor have been charged with fraud.
CNN can continue to operate in Russia now that it has removed violations that were revealed by the regulator Roskomnadzor.
The Russian regulator Roskomnadzor has summoned representatives of CNN to discuss alleged violations of the country’s media legislation.
The Russian regulator Roskomnadzor has given its support to new rules governing OTT services proposed by the Media Communications Union (MKS).
Aleksandr Zharov, the head of the Russian regulator Roskomnadzor, and Chris Marcich, the president of international affairs at the Motion Picture Association of America, have signed a protocol on cooperation.
Russian authorities are losing the war against piracy, at least in the eyes of the public.
Roskomnadzor has blocked access to the sites livetv.sx and aliez.tv in Russia for illegally broadcasting the sports channel Nash Futbol.
Aleksandr Zharov, the head of the Russian regulator Roskomnadzor, has met with the senior management of Discovery Communications.