Photo: Ivan Kolpakov page in Facebook
Chief editor of “Medusa” Ivan Kolpakov handed in his resignation. He announced edition the afternoon of 9 November reported on the newspaper’s website.
Care Kolpakova is associated with accusations of harassment that were leveled against him the wife of one of employees of “Medusa”.
To perform the duties of editor-in-chief appointed Tatiana Ershova, who previously held the position of managing editor.
It is noted that the caps have taken the decision to resign. “This is the only way to stop the crisis around the wording and minimize reputational damage,” — said the journalist.
Previously, the Board of Directors of “Medusa” Kolpakova returned to work after a two-week suspension. The members of the Council came to the conclusion that the misconduct of the editor were not of a systemic nature and, therefore, the penalty of dismissal is sufficient. After this part of the journalistic community was subjected to the leadership of newspaper criticism.
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