The speaker of the state Duma Vladimir Volodin has declared that Russia can enter restrictions for the us media next week

The state Duma of Russia may impose restrictions on us media in Russia next week. This was stated by «Rain» the speaker of the Russian Parliament, Vyacheslav Volodin.

«We have next week, three plenary meetings, it is likely that we will have time to adopt the law in three readings before the end of the week,» said Volodin.

The bill should become a response to US actions against Russian TV channel Russia Today.

The U.S. justice Department ordered the RT register in the registry of foreign agents. 9 Nov editor-in-chief of TV channel Margarita Simonyan said that Russia Today «to submit» requirement of the U.S. Department of justice.

As noted by Yahoo News, register as a foreign agent does not mean the termination of broadcasting of RT in the US. Changed the scheme of filing financial reports of the branch, and produced his program should be labeled as propaganda of a foreign government.

October 1, Simonyan said that because of pressure from the authorities, the Russia Today TV channel might stop broadcasting in the United States.

The speaker of the foreign Ministry of Russia Maria Zakharova said that the Agency plans to retaliate against us media working in Russia, if the US will continue pressure on Russian TV channel Russia Today.

RBC, citing a source in the Federation Council said that Russia may restrict the activities of CNN, «voice of America» and «Radio Liberty».




The speaker of the state Duma Vladimir Volodin has declared that Russia can enter restrictions for the us media next week 10.11.2017

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