Information Agency TASS cites the statement of the Chairman of the State Duma Committee on the Control and Regulations of Olga Savastyanova:
Our committee plans to hold an extraordinary meeting at which we will consider a draft resolution that will be submitted to the Council of the State Duma on Tuesday and further to the plenary meeting on Wednesday. By our decision, submitting this to the Council of the State Duma for consideration and to the plenary session we express our attitude about the inadmissibility of encroachment on democratic values, freedom of speech and the right to receive objective information.
We will remind that earlier in the USA they stated that the status of a “foreign agent”, applied by the US Justice Department to RT, “will in no way affect the work of the Russian TV channel”. Apparently, already influenced.
American journalists, meanwhile, continue to receive accreditation for the preparation of reports from the buildings of the Russian government bodies. But to get accreditation for such work by many domestic media is not always possible.