The Ministry of culture of Ukraine has ruled out Ekaterina Varnava from the "black list"

The Ministry of culture of Ukraine on the basis of the application of the security Service of the country was excluded from the list of persons "posing a threat to national security", the participant of the Russian Comedy shows Comedy Woman and TV presenter Ekaterina Varnava, reported on the Agency's website.

Barnabas was included in the "black list" of the Ministry of culture on 21 March 2019 for performance in the Crimea in 2016.

"List updated... removed from the list Barnabas Ekaterina Vladimirovna", - stated in the message.

The reasons for the exclusion of the artist from the list are not specified.

The Ministry of culture of Ukraine in August 2015, announced the "black list" of culture, including from Russia, which "threaten national security". Among the artists that fall then in the list, Oleg Gazmanov, Iosif Kobzon, Valeriya perfilova, Sergei Penkin, Alexander Rosenbaum, Julia Chicherin. The list is regularly expanding.

In January 2015 the Verkhovna Rada adopted the statement in which Russia is called "an aggressor", as Kiev believes that Russia intervenes in the Affairs of Ukraine is a party to the conflict in the Donbass. Evidence of this was provided. The Russian foreign Ministry called the allegations "unsubstantiated public insinuations". Moscow has repeatedly stated that it is not a party to domestic conflict, uninvolved in the events in the South-East and is interested in Ukraine overcame political and economic crisis.