Act can be registered as a foreign agent included a foreign social network


MOSVKA, November 10. /TASS/. The law on foreign agents can be added not only close to foreign media, and foreign social networks. This was reported to journalists on Friday the head of the Duma United Russia Sergey Neverov following the meeting of heads of specialized committees and factions on the study of reflex action in response to the US actions against RT and Sputnik.

“Not only will we work on proposals, but the Commission that will be created to elaborate further, more extensive mechanisms, which may include social networks,” he said.

Earlier, the U.S. justice Department demanded that the American branch of Russian TV company RT until November 13 to register as a foreign agent. This TV company reported Thursday on its website. Director General of RT, Alexey Nikolov at a meeting of the interim Commission of the Federation Council’s information policy and interaction with the media indicated that the channel is not pleaded noagenda. The chief editor of RT Margarita Simonyan said later that the guide channel was forced to agree to the registration ieagent, because otherwise the company will not be able to work in the United States, as the leader of its representative offices and accounts can be arrested.

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