The Federation Council has responded to claims by the United States to act, registered as a foreign agent

© RIA Novosti / Vitaly to Belowaverage in photobacteria of the Federation Council. Archival photoThe Federation Council has responded to claims by the United States to act, registered as a foreign agent© RIA Novosti / Vitaly to Belowaverage the image Bank

The head of the Federation Council Commission for the protection of state sovereignty Andrei Klimov commented on RT the statement of the Board of governors on matters broadcasting USA (BBG) concerning the Russian law on mass media-foreign agents.

Previously curator of American domestic media John Lansing said that the law cannot be called a mirror response to the restrictions that Washington has imposed on Sputnik and RT.

According to Klimov, «don’t wear glasses» to see «mirror» in response. The Senator noted that the United States has imposed restrictions not immediately, but when he saw the effectiveness of the Russian media.

«They were frightened, began to poison people in different ways, using the law of 1938, when television and, in fact, was not. And now they do not see the mirror effect», — said Klimov.

The Senator stressed that Russia has undertaken adequate measures, do not violate international norms and do not have a constitutional contradictions.

«We have no censorship not imposed. About locking them (us media — approx.ed.) speech does not go», — said the Agency interlocutor.

Senator Alexei Pushkov said in turn that Russia promised «the reflectivity, not the symmetry». «The U.S. justice Department told RT: «Join and will work». We say the same thing. The US media is not closed. But they have become registered as a foreign agent», — he added.

On the eve of President of Russia Vladimir Putin signed the law on the status of a foreign agent to the media. According to the document, registered as a foreign agent can be recognized by the media receiving financial support from foreign States or organizations. The decision about which media attributed to «foreign agents», will the Ministry of justice.

The law was a response to Washington’s actions, which tries to hamper the work of the RT. In particular, the channel is obliged to register in the U.S. as inherent, although the American government never required that many state media of other countries.The Federation Council has responded to claims by the United States to act, registered as a foreign agent© RIA Novosti / Vitaly Podwyzki»don’t look There, look here»

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