Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) has prohibited entry of Russian designer and blogger Artemy Lebedev to Ukrainian territory. This was reported by Apostrophe referring to the according request to SBU.
According to SBU, the entry ban against Russian blogger was implemented due to the activity, which may threaten the national interests in the information security sphere.
"In the interests of Ukrainian security SBU has decided to prohibit entry of the mentioned Russian citizen due to his actions, directed against information security sphere," the answer to the request says.
It was earlier reported that scandalous blogger Artemy Lebedev was visiting Donetsk, occupied by militants. Lebedev also went to Crimea.
Later Lebedev himself commented the entry ban on his Facebook page, saying he loves Ukraine and reminded that 10% of his blog readers are people from Ukraine.