© RIA Novosti / Alexei Nikolskiye in Photobacterium of the Federal security service Alexander Bortnikov. Archival photo© RIA Novosti / Alexei Nikolskiye the image Bank
The liberal democratic party at a meeting of the state Duma on Friday proposed to invite the head of the FSB Alexander Bortnikov to the lower house of the Russian Parliament to discuss behind closed doors the media.
«I do not propose to confine the present discussion, and behind closed doors to hold another discussion and to invite to this discussion the Director of the Federal security service Bortnikov Alexander Vasilyevich. They have more material, they know more,» said the Chairman of the party of LDPR Vladimir Zhirinovsky during a speech on the results of the report on the activities of the American media on the compliance of their activities with the Russian legislation.
Earlier, the state Duma instructed the Committee on information policy to organize a test of the American media — «Radio Liberty», «Voice of America», CNN — compliance of their activities with the Russian legislation. With the corresponding initiative was made by the Deputy of the state Duma Konstantin Zatulin (EP). The state Duma Committee on information policy held an expanded meeting with the participation of experts on this issue.