The State Duma urged the media not to name the positions of those responsible for the accident

“A negative opinion is being formed”

Deputy Chairman of the Duma Committee for Security and Anti-Corruption Anatoly Vyborny said that journalists should not indicate the place of work and position of one or another culprit of high-profile accidents.

Photo: Natalia Gubernatorova

This question was asked against the background of events in Tyumen, where the deputy head of the regional department of the SK in the rank of Major knocked down two road workers to death. According to preliminary data, the driver was drunk at the time of the accident. A number of Telegram channels reported that the major was driving with friends from the bar. The Investigative Committee has already announced that they are planning to fire the employee.

“There is absolutely no need to shift the emphasis on the position of a person,” said the deputy to

According to him , there is no need for such clarifications, since there are serious offenses that are “ committed deliberately '', “ and others without specific intentions ''; as a result of an accident. ” from Chechnya, according to which it was proposed to prohibit the media from mentioning the nationality of the criminals. The idea of ​​such a ban arose after a series of high-profile attacks by natives of the Caucasian regions on residents of Moscow.


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