Russia expects the OSCE a clear position in relation to the expulsion of Russian journalists from Latvia


MOSCOW, January 5. /TASS/. Russia expects the OSCE concrete steps and a clear position in connection with the expulsion from Latvia of Russian journalists, said Friday the official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova.

“As a full member of the OSCE, Russia expects from the representative on freedom of the media A. public And clear position and concrete steps in response to acts of expulsion of Russian journalists from Latvia. During his recent visit to Moscow, Mr. Desir has repeatedly stressed that the principle of reciprocity in such matters is a path leading to devastation of the environment. Now in its power to implement its obligations on the settlement in these types of situations” – is a statement Zakharova on the website of the foreign Ministry.

“The absence once again prompt and clear responses and effective measures by the OSCE representative on freedom of the media will mean that another mechanism, in addition to responses, no and the OSCE recognizes this,” said the diplomat.

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