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Russian lower house bans reporters representing ‘foreign-agent’ media outlets

Russian lawmakers have passed a motion officially barring reporters working for media outlets recognized as foreign agents from entering the lower house of the country’s parliament as a symmetrical response to sanctions applied to RT in the US. Read Full Article at
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