TITLE

Russians seize independent TV

AUTHOR(S)
Birchenough, Tom
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Daily Variety;01/26/2001, Vol. 270 Issue 40, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the seizure of Media-Most's NTV stocks by Gazprom-Media in Moscow, Russia. Participation of Russian president Vladimir Putin in the takeover bid; Reputation of NTV as the government's critic; Reaction expected from CNN founder Ted Turner.
ACCESSION #
4056671

 

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