Response to oppression RT in the U.S. according to the American media can be accepted the state Duma till the end of next week, said the speaker of the lower house of the Russian Parliament Vyacheslav Volodin. We are talking about symmetrical measures in response to the request of the U.S. justice Department to RT register to invagent.
“It is my hope that the Council of the Duma (November 14) to make a proposal that we will consider on Wednesday (November 15) at the plenary session,” – said Volodin, adding that norm into law can take up to 17 November.
Russian lawmakers are going to classify registered as foreign agents, a number of American media. Senator Alexei Pushkov said that the restrictions will apply “voice of America”, “Radio Liberty”, by CNN and possibly the TV channel “Real time”. The head of fraction ER in the state Duma Sergei Neverov added: the law on foreign agents can redistribute it and foreign social networks.