Sands: the act registered as a foreign agent does not interfere with the activities of foreign journalists

© RIA Novosti / Sergey Goneeverything in photobanks Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov. Archival photoSands: the act registered as a foreign agent does not interfere with the activities of foreign journalists© RIA Novosti / Sergey Goneeverything the image Bank

Many correspondents from the United States accredited to the big press conference of Russian President Vladimir Putin, and the foreign agents law will not prevent the activities of foreign journalists, said the press Secretary of the Russian President, Dmitry Peskov.

Press conference with Putin will take place on Thursday and will start at 12.00 GMT.

The «law on foreign agents will in no way hinder journalistic work», — said Peskov on air of TV channel «Russia 24».

«It was just reglamentary and, say, adds duties to commit to these media certain actions», — he added.

According to him, at a press conference accredited a lot of American media, among them and constantly working in Russia, and those media representatives, who will specially come to the event. Peskov added that journalists from the United States to obtain visas under an accelerated scheme.

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