MOSCOW, October 26. /TASS/. Moscow considers the decision to remove advertising from all the Twitter accounts of TV channel Russia Today (RT) news Agency Sputnik and how taken under pressure from the US intelligence aggressive step and answer restrictions on Russian media. This was stated on Thursday by the official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova.
“We see this as an aggressive move aimed at blocking the activities of the Russian TV channel Russia Today and the resulting pressure of the American establishment and the secret services, the diplomat said. – The response will naturally follow.”
According to her, obstructing the work of Russian media, including “carried out by using the Arsenal of intelligence, evidence of gross violation of the US international and domestic laws guaranteeing freedom of speech.”
“Joining this campaign, private corporations demonstrates the unprecedented attack American security officers on mass media”, – said Zakharov.