Andriy Kulykov, Chairman of NGO Hromadske Radio announced the launch of new transmitters in Luhansk region. From now Hromadske Radio can be listened not only on the Internet and at frequencies of partner’s stations, but also on their own FM-waves. “Hromadske Radio transformed into the full-fledged broadcaster. In the summer, radio received license to broadcast on ten frequencies in Donbass and Kyiv. Some frequencies we obtained through competition, and part for temporary using during the armed conflict in Donbass”, said Andriy Kulykov.
Olexander Buzyuk, director of Broadcasting company Hromadske Radio, announced frequencies at which Hromadske Radio broadcasts in Luhansk:
Starobilsk — 90.2 MHz
Bilovodsk — 92.6 MHz
Bilolutsk — 100.0 MHz
Zorynivka — 103.7 MHz
Shyroke - 101.8 MHz
Natalia Sokolenko, editor of the program ‘Hromadska Hvylia’ and a host of several talk shows, presented a new project ‘Kyiv-Donbass’. Two-hour radio programs in russian covers the most relevant events in Donetsk and Luhansk, and addressed to everyone who wants to know more about the situation in the east. Hromadske Radio broadcasts 24 hours per day, five hours of which are broadcasted in Russian.
Before that, Hromadske Radio had the opportunity to speak in Luhansk region exclusively via the Internet and on frequencies of partner stations.
After winning at the competition of the National Council on Television and Radio Broadcasting of Ukraine, Hromadske Radio has been able to speak in some cities in the Donetsk and Lugansk regions and in Kyiv.