Russian TV Faces Erotica Clampdown

23 July 2007

MOSCOW: Russian media regulators have told the country's satellite and cable TV broadcasters to tone down the erotic output in their late night shows.

The snappily named Federal Service for Mass Media, Telecommunications and the Protection of Cultural Heritage has sent written warnings to cable firms Corbina and NTV+ over explicit content.

Data sourced from Moscow Times; additional content by WARC staff