© RIA Novosti / Igor Parabolicheskie employee is preparing for a flu vaccination. Archival photo© RIA Novosti / Igor Zarembo
The draft Federal law prohibiting the dissemination of information calling for the rejection of vaccination by the Ministry of health of Russia and is currently being finalized, reported the press service of the Ministry.
Previously, the newspaper «Izvestia» reported that the Ministry of health is discussing a bill providing for the prosecution of incitement to refusal of vaccination.
«The Ministry of health of Russia has prepared a draft Federal law, which prohibits the distribution of information containing public calls to non-vaccination. Currently, the draft Federal law is being finalized, so comments are premature,» the statement reads.