Igor Kolomoyskogo: Mykhailo Markiv / RIA Novosti
The oligarch Igor Kolomoisky on the eve of presidential elections in Ukraine have unleashed a real information war against the state. This statement was made by Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, quoted by his press service.
“The main tool of spreading lies in recent months, it is a shame, is the channel “1+1” (owned by Kolomoisky — ed. “Of the tape.ru”), “—said the President of Ukraine and noted that the editorial office of the TV channel “whole chunks duplicates fakes” by Russian media.
According to him, the channel became “obedient executor of political orders of its owner”. “That, though, and fled abroad (fall 2018 Kolomoisky told me that living in Israel is approx. “Of the tape.ru”), but the political chess Board goes by several figures. The figures are called Зе1 and U2 (obviously, this refers to Vladimir Zelensky and Yulia Tymoshenko — ed. “Of the tape.ru”), “—said Poroshenko.
March 27 at a closed meeting with bloggers and the media acting head of state promised to arrange “cheerful life” media Kolomoisky in the case of re-election. Previously Poroshenko has filed a lawsuit against “1+1” program in which accusations of his involvement in the death of his brother in a car accident in 1997. In addition, the TV channel “1+1” broadcast show Zelensky.
The Ukrainian President has repeatedly hinted that Zelensky and Tymoshenko are supported by Kolomoisky. That, in turn, in an interview Dmitry Gordon said he supports Zelensky and Tymoshenko “as the best supporter,” noting that it is not possible to Finance presidential candidates.
Published by UNIAN interview Kolomoisky “Bi-bi-si” the oligarch said that Zelensky is not his puppet. “Zelensky is a contractual relationship between the TV channel where I am a shareholder, and its production Studio. This relationship started in 2012 when Yanukovych was in its Prime. These relationships had a positive impact on the program, ratings of “1+1″”, — said Kolomoisky.
However, he noted that he personally assesses the political quality of showmanship is extremely high, and the Ukraine, in his opinion, needs “millions Zelensky” to exit the current crisis.
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