Russia Acts to Name US Media as 'Foreign Agents' in RT Dispute
Russia Acts to Name US Media as 'Foreign Agents' in RT Dispute
RT Chief Editor Margarita Simonyan
11 November, 2017, 01:23
"As of today, there is understanding that a practical phase of these response measures (in respect of U.S. media in Russian Federation over demands the RT broadcaster register itself as a foreign agent in the US) will begin next week". Simonyan said that RT will comply, otherwise she could be arrested and the news outlet's accounts frozen.
Russian Federation is poised to list USA media outlets as "foreign agents" by extending legislation used to restrict the activities of civil society groups, in retaliation for an American order requiring state broadcaster RT to register for a similar status.
The Russian parliament on Friday signaled that it will force some American news outlets working there to register as foreign agents.
Volodin's address to the Duma signaled that the Russian government now plans to treat USA media in Russia as agents of the United States seeking to meddle in Russian affairs. He stressed that foreign agent status could be very risky for RT staff and all those who interact with this TV channel.
The Kremlin-funded channel denies assertions by US intelligence agencies that it acted as a propaganda arm of the Russian government in efforts to influence last year's presidential election.
Tensions between the US and Russian Federation have escalated steadily since President Donald Trump came to power in January, as his campaign promises to improve relations have faltered under the pressure of mounting investigations into the allegations that Russian Federation helped secure his victory. "Between those consequences and registering as a foreign agent, we are forced to choose registration". Such a registration would require any reporting to be labeled as being financed or influenced by the Russian government, among other restrictions.
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