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The ARD journalist Robert Kempe has been deprived of accreditation for the Games of the Football Championship in St. Petersburg.
Russia creates a sensation in dealing with critical reporting: The ARD journalist Robert Kempe is the accreditation for the Games of the Football Championship in St. Petersburg be withdrawn.
A spokesman for the European Football Union (UEFA) confirmed a report of the West German Rundfunk report on SID request and stressed that the refusal of approval was a decision of the Russian authorities. For all other ten venues of the final round (until 11 July), Kempes will continue to accreditation.
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"We see a restriction of the freedom of the press that is not acceptable for us," said editor-in-chief Ellen Eehni: "We demand Russia to provide for education and access to the Russian Venues to our colleague grant so he can pursue his work as a journalist on site. " A accreditation allows a simplified visa procedure, the WDR is now trying to have an alternative entry opportunity for Kempe.approval after background screening withdrawn
also the German journalist association (DJV) practiced violent criticism. "This is an unacceptable interference with the freedom of the press, which shows a further time that critical reporting in Russia is not only undesirable, but also has consequences for the journalists," said the DJV Federal Chairman Frank everywhere.
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The case reminds of the ARD-DopingExperten Hajo Seppelt, which was denied the visa for entry to the World Cup in Russia in 2018. After massive criticism, this decision was withdrawn. Seppelt nevertheless renounced the trip to Russia due to the warning of German security authorities.
Kempe, which reports for the WDR and the ARD about the connections of sports and politics, had received his accreditation after transmitter details in early May by the UEFA. However,
was notified in writing at the end of the month, the local authorities of a country had rejected his accreditation after a "background screening". Most recently, Kempe had reported about the links of the Russian State Group Gazprom with Europe's football.Everything about Football EM 2021 at Sport1:
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