Council Implementing Regulation (EU) 2023/722 of 31 March 2023 implementing Regulation (EU) 2023/427 amending Regulation (EU) No 833/2014 concerning restrictive measures in view of Russia’s actions destabilising the situation in Ukraine
On 25 February 2023, the Council adopted Regulation (EU) 2023/427, which amended Council Regulation (EU) No 833/2014 and introduced further restrictive measures to suspend the broadcasting activities in the Union, or directed at the Union, of certain media outlets. Those outlets are set out in in Annex V to Regulation (EU) 2023/427. Pursuant to Article 1, point (20), of Regulation (EU) 2023/427, the applicability of such measures in respect of one or several of those media outlets is subject to the adoption of implementing acts by the Council.
Having examined the respective cases, the Council has concluded that the restrictive measures referred to in in Article 2f of Regulation (EU) No 833/2014 should apply from 10 April 2023 in respect of the entities set out in Annex V to Regulation (EU) 2023/427.