Disney Channel to stop broadcasting in Russia 

Disney Channel will stop broadcasting in Russia from Dec. 14

The Kommersant newspaper reported on Friday, citing other media.

In March this year, the Walt Disney Company said that it stopped all business in Russia

The announcement came in the aftermath of Russia's invasion of Ukraine.

The company also paused content and product licensing

The Walt Disney Company is undoubtedly one of the most important entertainment companies worldwide

In an unexpected turn of events, Disney Channel is set to cease all its broadcasts, effective this month

Disney aired shows, animations and films in Russia after it was approved to broadcast in the country in 2010

Disney Channel in Russia will be replaced by a new children's channel called "Solntse". It means "sun" in Russian.