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British “Bi-bi-si” and The Independent drew attention to the publication of TV channel “Zvezda” with Opera singer Elena Obraztsova, who died four years ago.
Broadcasting company “Bi-bi-si” said that the “Star” have removed material from its website after many users noticed the bug and published in social networks screenshots with the review of the late singer. The editorial staff stressed that the channel of the Russian defense Ministry had previously been publishing fake news, and the last story “has become another opportunity for critics of the TV channel to make fun of him on Twitter”.
The journalists of the Independent reported that the Russian TV channel started making fun after the removal of the publication. They explained that the comment was allegedly taken at the troyekurovskoye cemetery in Moscow in the framework of the cancelled the farewell ceremony with the journalist Sergei Dorenko.
May 12, the TV station published on the website of the replica Model, allegedly made at the funeral of journalist Sergey Dorenko. After removal of the publication from the website you can locate it with the search engines Google and Yandex.
May 13, Zvezda has released an official retraction and apologized. In the editorial stressed that those responsible for creating the fake news brought to disciplinary responsibility.
Opera singer Elena Obraztsova died 12 January 2015 at the age of 75 years. Sergei Dorenko, editor in chief of radio station “Moscow speaking” in 2014, died on 9 may this year from a ruptured aorta.
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