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Leonid Polezhaev has forbidden censorship

Yesterday details of the cooperation agreement concluded between the governor of the Omsk region by Leonid Polezhaev and the secretary general of the Union of journalists of Russia by Igor Jakovenko on January, 17th of this year became known. According to the document the Omsk governor personally guarantees for the state, municipal and not state mass-media equal conditions of activity . And journalists bear civil responsibility for concealment or falsification socially - significant data . In the order the document opening details of the recent agreement, concluded between Omsk governor Leonid Polezhaev and the secretary general of the Union of journalists of Russia has got. We will remind that on January, 17th to Omsk under the invitation of the regional authorities there has arrived the secretary general of the Union of journalists of Russia Igor Jakovenko who on regional to press ball has handed over to Leonid Polezhaev a memorable sign 300 years to the Russian press .
Leonid Polezhaev in the agreement personally guarantees for the state, municipal and not state mass-media equal conditions of activity . And, as it is noted in the document, any attempts of direct or indirect censorship from public authorities, local governments, their officials are regarded as an encroachment on thought and word freedom, and journalists bear civil responsibility for concealment or falsification of socially significant data .
In plans of regional administration and the Union of journalists creation in territory of the Omsk region of local board of the Grand jury of the Union of journalists of Russia which will consider conflict situations with participation of mass-media.
Vitse - governor Vladimir Radul has informed that the agreement plans basic approaches to interaction with the journalistic organisation. The offers developed during consultations, will be discussed in the Omsk organisations of the Union of journalists of Russia. So Grand jury creation in Omsk, in opinion vitse - the governor, prospect while kept away.
other opinion there were editors of independent Omsk editions, with which to the correspondent it was possible to talk. According to the editor-in-chief of a weekly journal your Aura and the editor of the newspaper Commercial messages Marata Isangazina and the editor of information agency To Info Victor Korba, the regional authorities can use the agreement further away to remove from the information objectionable mass-media. Marat Isangazin has reminded that on regional ball of the press (it the regional administration has organised), the selected TV channels and the press have been invited only. Possibly, dialogue of independent journalists with Igor Jakovenko was not included into plans of organizers. But editors of independent editions managed to communicate in Igor Jakovenko at the airport of Omsk.
according to Igor Jakovenko, achievement of equal conditions for all mass-media of region in information reception becomes the main task of the Union of journalists in Priirtyshe. Thus mister Jakovenko has urged Omsk journalists to fix all infringements of the law on mass-media which will admit the regional authorities, and in half a year, having generalised all these statements, it is ready to meet the Omsk governor and local journalists again. Then, according to Igor Jakovenko, also it will be possible to estimate, the signed contract between the Union of journalists and the Omsk governor becomes how much effective.
we will remind that Omsk edition already more than month expects the answer to inquiry about accreditation at regional administration.
Pavel Shagiahmetov