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Oleg Borisovich DOBRODEEV

Politician · Sanctioned entity
Oleg Borisovich DOBRODEEV is subject to sanctions. See the individual program listings below. They are also a politically exposed person.
TypePerson[sources]
NameDOBRODEEV Oleg Borisovich · Dobrodeyev Oleg Borisovich · Oleg Borisovich DOBRODEEV · Oleg Borisovich Dobrodeev · Oleg Borisovitj DOBRODEJEV · 5 more...[sources]
Other nameDobrodeev Oleg Borisovich · Dobrodeev Oleg Borisovič · Oleg Borisovich DOBRODEYEV · Oleg Borisovich Dobrodeyev · Oleg Borisovitsj Dobrodeev · 15 more...[sources]
Birth date[sources]
Place of birthMoscou, Fédération de Russie · Moscow · Moscow, Russian Federation · Москва · Москва, Российская Федерация · 1 more...[sources]
Gendermale[sources]
NationalityRussia · Soviet Union[sources]
CountryRussia[sources]
First nameOleg · Oleg Borisovich · Олег[sources]
INN771400327221[sources]
KeywordsПропаганда · Пропагандисти, артисти, лідери думок · Фізичні особи під санкціями ЄС[sources]
Last nameDOBRODEEV · DOBRODEYEV · Dobrodeev · ДОБРОДЕЕВ · Добродеев[sources]
PatronymicBorisovich · Борисович[sources]
Second nameBorisovich[sources]
Wikidata IDQ4163665[sources]
PositionDirector General of the All-Russian State Television and Radio Broadcasting Company · Director General of the All-Russian State Television and Radio Broadcasting Company (VGTRK) · Federal media employees · Investigations subjects · National Association of TV and Radio Broadcasters (board member) · 6 more...[sources]
EducationMSU Faculty of History[sources]
StatusDomestic Politically Exposed Person[sources]
Source linkrupep.org · sanctions.nazk.gov.ua[sources]
Created at[sources]
Modified on[sources]

Descriptions

Oleg Dobrodeev is the initiator and main creator of the state TV channel Rossiya-24 and owner of the TV channel Russia-1. These channels are the main mouthpieces of state propaganda, effectively fulfilling the task of strengthening the Putin regime and providing propaganda for its aggressive domestic and foreign policies, including military operations in Ukraine. These channels discuss the future of a divided Ukraine and the “young republics”, the failures of the reforms of the Ukrainian presidents, and any actions of the Ukrainian authorities are ridiculed or condemned.

Swiss SECO Sanctions/Embargoes non-official source,

Oleg Dobrodeev is the Director General of the largest state-owned media holding in Russia. He has actively participated in the Kremlin’s propaganda by creating and disseminating distorted information in the interests of the political leadership of the Russian Federation.

Swiss SECO Sanctions/Embargoes non-official source,

Oleg Dobrodeev participates in meetings of the Administration of the President of the Russian Federation, where the leaders of the main state media are given instructions.

Swiss SECO Sanctions/Embargoes non-official source,

Function: Director General of the All- Russian State Television and Radio Broadcasting Company (VGTRK)

Swiss SECO Sanctions/Embargoes non-official source,

He is therefore responsible for actively supporting or implementing actions or policies which undermine or threaten the territorial integrity, sovereignty and independence of Ukraine.

Swiss SECO Sanctions/Embargoes non-official source,

Oleg Dobrodeev est le directeur général du plus grand groupe médiatique public russe. Il a participé activement à la propagande du Kremlin en créant et diffusant de fausses informations dans l'intérêt des dirigeants politiques de la Fédération de Russie. Oleg Dobrodeev est l'initiateur et le principal créateur de la chaîne de télévision publique Rossiya-24 et le propriétaire de la chaîne de télévision Russie 1. Ces chaînes sont les principaux organes de propagande de l'État, qui s'acquittent efficacement de la tâche consistant à renforcer le régime Poutine et à faire de la propagande pour ses politiques intérieure et étrangère agressives, y compris les opérations militaires en Ukraine. Il est discuté sur ces chaînes de l'avenir d'une Ukraine divisée et des "jeunes républiques", ainsi que des échecs des réformes des présidents ukrainiens, et les actions des autorités ukrainiennes y sont ridiculisées ou condamnées. Oleg Dobrodeev participe aux réunions de l'administration du président de la Fédération de Russie, au cours desquelles les dirigeants des principaux médias d'État reçoivent des instructions. Il est donc responsable du soutien actif apporté aux actions ou politiques qui compromettent ou menacent l'intégrité territoriale, la souveraineté et l'indépendance de l'Ukraine ou d'une participation active à leur mise en œuvre.

French Freezing of Assets non-official source,

Chief Executive of All-Russian State Television and Radio Broadcasting Company (VGTRK)

New Zealand Russia Sanctions non-official source,

VGTGK is one of the main sources of Russian propaganda. As an influential media manager and Russian bureaucrat, Mr Dobrodeyev helped destroy independent media within Russia and promoted misinformation that led to the strengthening of Mr. Putin's regime, war in Georgia, illegal annexation of Crimea, occupation of Donbass, aggressive military operations in Syria, and the current massive escalation of war in Ukraine. Rossiya-24 channel under his control has been considered for the most effective means of the hybrid information war. Therefore, he is responsible for actively supporting or implementing, actions or policies which undermine or threaten the territorial integrity, sovereignty, and independence of Ukraine, as well as stability and security in Ukraine.

ACF List of bribetakers and warmongers non-official source,

Russian journalist and television presenter

Wikidata non-official source,

Relationships

Assets and shares
AssetPercentage heldStart dateEnd date
OJSC NTV-Plus-
Percentage heldnot available[sources]
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Roleco-founder[sources]
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Nonprofit Partnership ‘Industrial Committee of Mass Media’-
Percentage heldnot available[sources]
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Roleco-founder[sources]
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CJSC Media-Most-
Percentage heldnot available[sources]
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Roleco-founder[sources]
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ТСЖ "Лесное"--
Percentage heldnot available[sources]
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End datenot available[sources]
Roleco-founder[sources]
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Itogi LLP--
Percentage heldnot available[sources]
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End datenot available[sources]
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Most-Holding CJSC-
Percentage heldnot available[sources]
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Associates
AssociateRelationshipStart dateEnd date
Dmitrii Konstantinovich KISELEVbusiness relationships
Relationshipbusiness relationships[sources]
Start date[sources]
End date[sources]
Data sources RuPEP Public Database of PEPs in Russia and Belarus
Associations
PersonRelationshipStart dateEnd date
Aleksandr Aleksandrovich ZHAROVbusiness relationships
Relationshipbusiness relationships[sources]
Start date[sources]
End date[sources]
Data sources RuPEP Public Database of PEPs in Russia and Belarus
Directorships
OrganizationRoleStart dateEnd date
National Association of TV and Radio Broadcastersboard member-
Roleboard member[sources]
Start date[sources]
End datenot available[sources]
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АО "ТЕЛЕКОМПАНИЯ "НТВ"CEO
RoleCEO[sources]
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Family members
RelativeRelationshipStart dateEnd date
Boris Dobrodeyevfather--
Relationshipfather[sources]
Start datenot available[sources]
End datenot available[sources]
Data sources Wikidata
Dmitrij Borisovič Dobrodejevsibling--
Relationshipsibling[sources]
Start datenot available[sources]
End datenot available[sources]
Data sources RuPEP Public Database of PEPs in Russia and Belarus
Marina Arnoldovna Dobrodeevahusband · wife--
Relationshiphusband · wife[sources]
Start datenot available[sources]
End datenot available[sources]
Data sources RuPEP Public Database of PEPs in Russia and Belarus
Boris Olegovich Dobrodeevchild--
Relationshipchild[sources]
Start datenot available[sources]
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Data sources Wikidata
Relatives
PersonRelationshipStart dateEnd date
Boris Olegovich Dobrodeevfather--
Relationshipfather[sources]
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Data sources Wikidata
Boris Olegovich Dobrodeevfather · son-
Relationshipfather · son[sources]
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End datenot available[sources]
Data sources RuPEP Public Database of PEPs in Russia and Belarus
Sanctions
AuthorityProgramStart dateEnd date
Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade--
CountryNew Zealand[sources]
AuthorityMinistry of Foreign Affairs and Trade[sources]
Programnot available[sources]
Start date[sources]
End datenot available[sources]
ReasonLinked to an organisation supporting the dissemination of disinformation which contributes to or supports the undermining of Ukraine's sovereignty and territorial integrity; person of strategic or economic significance to Russia[sources]
Scope of sanctionsAircraft Ban · Asset Freeze · Dealing with Securities · Service Prohibition · Ship Ban · 1 more...[sources]
StatusSanctioned[sources]
Source linkwww.mfat.govt.nz[sources]
Data sources New Zealand Russia Sanctions
Estonian Presidency of the Council of the EU---
CountryEuropean Union[sources]
AuthorityEstonian Presidency of the Council of the EU[sources]
Programnot available[sources]
Start datenot available[sources]
End datenot available[sources]
ReasonCouncil Decision concerning restrictive measures in respect of actions undermining or threatening the territorial integrity, sovereignty and independence of Ukraine[sources]
Source linkeur-lex.europa.eu[sources]
Data sources EU Consolidated Travel Bans
National Security and Defense Councilвідмова в наданні та скасування віз резидентам іноземних держав, застосування інших заборон в’їзду на територію України
CountryUkraine[sources]
AuthorityNational Security and Defense Council[sources]
Programвідмова в наданні та скасування віз резидентам іноземних держав, застосування інших заборон в’їзду на територію України[sources]
Start date[sources]
End date[sources]
SummaryТри роки[sources]
Source linksanctions-t.rnbo.gov.ua[sources]
Data sources Ukraine National Security Sanctions
European External Action ServiceUKR-
CountryEuropean Union[sources]
AuthorityEuropean External Action Service[sources]
ProgramUKR[sources]
Start date[sources]
End datenot available[sources]
Authority-issued identifierEU.7858.8[sources]
Listing date[sources]
Reason2022/581 (OJ L110)[sources]
Source linkeur-lex.europa.eu[sources]
Data sources EU Financial Sanctions Files (FSF)
Federal Public Service FinanceUKR-
CountryBelgium[sources]
AuthorityFederal Public Service Finance[sources]
ProgramUKR[sources]
Start date[sources]
End datenot available[sources]
Authority-issued identifierEU.7858.8[sources]
Listing date[sources]
Reason2022/581 (OJ L110)[sources]
Source linkeur-lex.europa.eu[sources]
Data sources Belgian Financial Sanctions
Estonian Presidency of the Council of the EU---
CountryEuropean Union[sources]
AuthorityEstonian Presidency of the Council of the EU[sources]
Programnot available[sources]
Start datenot available[sources]
End datenot available[sources]
ReasonCouncil Decision concerning restrictive measures in respect of actions undermining or threatening the territorial integrity, sovereignty and independence of Ukraine[sources]
Source linkeur-lex.europa.eu[sources]
Data sources EU Consolidated Travel Bans
State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO)Ordinance of 4 March 2022 on measures related to the situation in Ukraine (RS 946.231.176.72), annexes 2, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12,13, 14, 15 and 25-
CountrySwitzerland[sources]
AuthorityState Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO)[sources]
ProgramOrdinance of 4 March 2022 on measures related to the situation in Ukraine (RS 946.231.176.72), annexes 2, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12,13, 14, 15 and 25[sources]
Start date[sources]
End datenot available[sources]
Listing date[sources]
Source linkwww.seco.admin.ch[sources]
Data sources Swiss SECO Sanctions/Embargoes
Office of Financial Sanctions Implementation · UKRussia-
CountryUnited Kingdom[sources]
AuthorityOffice of Financial Sanctions Implementation · UK[sources]
ProgramRussia[sources]
Start date[sources]
End datenot available[sources]
Authority-issued identifierRUS1385[sources]
Listing date[sources]
ReasonOleg Borisovich DOBRODEEV (hereafter DOBRODEEV) is the General Director of the All-Russian State Television and Radio Broadcasting Company (VGTRK), a Government of Russia-affiliated entity. As such, he is associated with a person involved in obtaining a benefit from or supporting the Government of Russia.[sources]
StatusAsset Freeze Targets[sources]
Source linkwww.gov.uk[sources]
Modified on[sources]
Data sources UK OFSI Consolidated List of Targets
Global Affairs CanadaRussia / Russie--
CountryCanada[sources]
AuthorityGlobal Affairs Canada[sources]
ProgramRussia / Russie[sources]
Start datenot available[sources]
End datenot available[sources]
Authority-issued identifier828[sources]
Reason1[sources]
Source linkwww.international.gc.ca[sources]
Data sources Canadian Special Economic Measures Act Sanctions
Ministry of Economy, Finance, and Recovery(UE) 2022/581 du 08/04/2022 (UE Ukraine intégrité territoriale - R (UE) 269/2014)--
CountryFrance[sources]
AuthorityMinistry of Economy, Finance, and Recovery[sources]
Program(UE) 2022/581 du 08/04/2022 (UE Ukraine intégrité territoriale - R (UE) 269/2014)[sources]
Start datenot available[sources]
End datenot available[sources]
ReasonOleg Dobrodeev est le directeur général du plus grand groupe médiatique public russe. Il a participé activement à la propagande du Kremlin en créant et diffusant de fausses informations dans l'intérêt des dirigeants politiques de la Fédération de Russie. Oleg Dobrodeev est l'initiateur et le principal créateur de la chaîne de télévision publique Rossiya-24 et le propriétaire de la chaîne de télévision Russie 1. Ces chaînes sont les principaux organes de propagande de l'État, qui s'acquittent efficacement de la tâche consistant à renforcer le régime Poutine et à faire de la propagande pour ses politiques intérieure et étrangère agressives, y compris les opérations militaires en Ukraine. Il est discuté sur ces chaînes de l'avenir d'une Ukraine divisée et des "jeunes républiques", ainsi que des échecs des réformes des présidents ukrainiens, et les actions des autorités ukrainiennes y sont ridiculisées ou condamnées. Oleg Dobrodeev participe aux réunions de l'administration du président de la Fédération de Russie, au cours desquelles les dirigeants des principaux médias d'État reçoivent des instructions. Il est donc responsable du soutien actif apporté aux actions ou politiques qui compromettent ou menacent l'intégrité territoriale, la souveraineté et l'indépendance de l'Ukraine ou d'une participation active à leur mise en œuvre.[sources]
Source linkgels-avoirs.dgtresor.gouv.fr[sources]
Data sources French Freezing of Assets

Data sources

Belgian Financial Sanctions3,840

Belgium extends the European FSF sanctions list on the basis of a national terrorist list, issued by the National Security Council.

Belgium · Federal Public Service Finance · non-official source

Ukraine NABC Sanctions Tracker10,034

A list of suggested Russia-related sanctions targets composed by the Ukrainian anti-corruption agency.

Ukraine · National Agency on Corruption Prevention · non-official source

New Zealand Russia Sanctions1,267

The New Zealand government's list of people and companies sanctioned in relation to the Russian attack on Ukraine.

New Zealand · Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade · non-official source

Canadian Special Economic Measures Act Sanctions3,170

Sanctions imposed by Canada on specific countries, organizations, or individuals under the Special Economic Measures Act (SEMA) and JVCFOA.

Canada · Global Affairs Canada · non-official source

French Freezing of Assets3,675

The register lists all persons, entities and vessels subject to asset freezing measures in force on French territory, pursuant to national, European and international (UN) provisions.

France · Ministry of Economy, Finance, and Recovery · non-official source

EU Financial Sanctions Files (FSF)3,579

As part of the Common Foreign Security Policy the European Union publishes a sanctions list that is implemented by all member states.

European Union · European External Action Service · non-official source

UK OFSI Consolidated List of Targets3,652

The United Kingom's consolidated international sanctions list.

United Kingdom · Office of Financial Sanctions Implementation · non-official source

ACF List of bribetakers and warmongers6,650

A list of key Russian decision-makers from government and business composed by ACF/FBK, the anti-corruption investigative organization founded by Alexei Navalny

· Anti-Corruption Foundation (ACF) · non-official source

EU Consolidated Travel Bans2,819

Consolidated information about individuals who have been banned from traveling to the European Union, released as part of the EU Sanctions Map.

European Union · Estonian Presidency of the Council of the EU · non-official source

RuPEP Public Database of PEPs in Russia and Belarus8,533

RuPEP is a detailed database of politically exposed persons in Russia and Belarus maintained by qualified researchers

· RuPEP · non-official source

Swiss SECO Sanctions/Embargoes4,831

Switzerland manages a sanctions lists with a high degree of detail on the individuals that are subject to it's embargoes.

Switzerland · State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO) · non-official source

Ukraine National Security Sanctions5,452

List of individuals and legal entities subject to restrictive measures.

Ukraine · National Security and Defense Council · non-official source

External databases

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Wikidata

Wikidata is the structured data project of the Wikipedia community, providing fact-based information edited by humans and machines.

External dataset · · Wikidata · non-official source


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