The tv-area of luhansk region: the developmeht, that was interrupted by war

The article is devoted to analysis of peculiarities of function the TV-area of Luhansk region, when it was founded in the end of 1950s and till now. There are 5 emphasized phases of Luhansk regional TV, which are conditioned on social-political transformations of society and media, from the standing regional TRK and to their disappearance in 2014, in connection with starting of fighting actions in the East of Ukraine and revival in a new format.