The Cabinet dismissed Tatyana Popov from the post of Deputy Minister of information policy. About this Popov wrote in Facebook.
“Yes, satisfied (Cabinet resignation – ed.) 23.08”, she said.
Popov said that now the current government has no plans to hold any position of civil service, it intends to continue to do volunteer work.
August 3, Deputy Minister of information policy Yurii Stets Tatiana Popova resigned. “I’m leaving the government. I do not agree with attacks on journalists and freedom of expression on the part of individual politicians and political organizations. Can’t take the lack of response to these attacks”, – stated in the message. In addition, she said that he was leaving the government in protest and assured that it will continue to defend as a citizen and volunteer of the ideas of independence, freedom and democracy.
Answering the question of whether her resignation directly to the Peacemaker website, she said: “including and website the Peacemaker.”
7 may on the website of the Peacemaker, was released a list of the personal data of more than 4 thousand journalists who received the so-called accredited by the terrorist organizations DNR/LNR. Employees of the Ukrainian and foreign mass media and media organizations demanded that the site immediately remove from free access to the personal data of the journalists.
Popova for several days asked the site staff to remove published the personal data of the journalists, “because it harms the interests of Ukraine”.