State Duma Deputy from the Communist party Valery Rashkin appealed to the Prosecutor General Igor Krasnov. The reason for the Deputy address was the program “Vesti Nedeli” Dmitry Kiselev. In his call “to put the monument to Kolchak, Wrangel, Denikin, Krasnov,” the MP saw extremism and asked to conduct an audit of the broadcaster, according to RBC.
It concerns, first and foremost the story of Peter Krasnov, who served as chief of the Cossack troops of the Imperial Ministry of the occupied Eastern territories of the Third Reich and was sentenced in the USSR to death “for his longtime service to the Nazis”, writes “Kommersant”.
“I Ask You to consider the present parliamentary request and to arrange a test action D. K. Kiselyov,” says deputies ‘ request.
Valery Rashkin asked to verify compliance with the program standards of the Russian legislation on countering extremism.