Russian Director Vladimir Menshov has banned the arrival to Ukraine in the spring of 2016. Banning Menshova on arrival it became known from the response of the security Service of Ukraine (SBU) who took the decision, on the request of the Ukrainian edition of “Apostrophe”.
It is worth noticing that the SBU made his own “black list” in the spring of 2016 before the controversial interview with “Arguments and facts”. From the beginning of April Russian writer Zakhar Prilepin, is a major “DNR”, said Vladimir Menshov “brought the money to help Donbass”.
The security service confirmed that the ban in connection with the material support of Menchov of fighters of “DNR” and performances with Frank anti-Ukrainian statements.
In the spring of Menchov has donated 1 million rubles to the militants of Donbass, however, the criminal proceedings against the 77-year-old filmmaker has not yet been revealed.