National anti-corruption Bureau (NEB) is conducting searches in the office of the TV channel “Duma TV” on Kanatnaya street Odessa, reported on the website of the TV channel.

According to employees of TV channel, the search began about 9:30. Employees of the TV channel was not allowed into the workplace, pushing, grabbing hands and not allowed to take pictures of the event. Law enforcement authorities seized computers and servers channel.

“TV guide “Duma TV” thinks the raids are politically motivated and calls them not only as a pressure on freedom of expression in the media”, – emphasizes the edition “Duma TV” in the message in the Telegram-channel.

According to preliminary information released by the TV channel, the search is connected with the fact that the police have questions to one of the owners of the building.