President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky held a meeting with the Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine Oleksiy Danilov. This was reported by the Office of the President of Ukraine.
"Oleksiy Danilov informed the President about the current threats to state and economic security, in particular in the financial and energy spheres. The interlocutors also discussed the next steps in the context of implementing the latest decisions of the National Security and Defense Council. The plans of the National Security and Defense Council for the near future were defined and the issue of increasing the staff of the National Security and Defense Council was discussed,"the statement reads.
The National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine (NSDC) has imposed sanctions against eight people (three of them are Ukrainians), including Chairman of Political Council of Opposition Platform-For Life Viktor Medvedchuk and his wife Oksana Marchenko. Besides, the sanctions were introduced against 19 companies (not specified). However, it is known that they are registered in Russia, Moldova and other countries.
On February 2, Volodymyr Zelensky signed a decree on sanctions against 112 Ukraine, NewsONE and ZiK TV channels. By this decree, he enforced the decision of the National Security and Defense Council on sanctions on the cancellation of the broadcasting licenses of the TV channels belonging to Taras Kozak (112 Ukraine, NewsOne, ZIK). According to the decree that is eligible since the moment of signature, the TV channels faced sanctions that will be active for five years. These sanctions make the broadcasting impossible.