Issue of the journal "Ogonek" suspended in connection with disturbing at times, which is experiencing because of the wording of the restructuring of the publishing house "Ogonyok" and a possible change of ownership. The statement was made by editor-in-chief Viktor Loshak agency Interfax.
However, he denied rumors of the closure "Ogonka. "First of all, I want to point out that" Ogonek "is not closed, as she went some of the information. And the fact that he is not released in January, we warned in advance", - said Loshak.
In an interview with radio station Ekho Moskvy Loshak said that perhaps the magazine will start out again in February.
For its part, the source Interfax in PH Telecominvest, which owns the magazine, said that the "Telecominvest" is undergoing difficult times. "So, who could become the owner of" Ogonka, "until the subject is very difficult to say," - said the source.
A weekly illustrated magazine Ogonyok "goes with 1899. In December 2009 it will celebrate its 110 anniversary.