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Putin Approves Law Labeling Journalists 'Foreign Agents' In Russia

NPR Monday, 2 December 2019 ()
The rule extends a 2017 law pertaining to outlets like Voice of America. That law was drafted after the Justice Department compelled Russia-backed RT America to register as a foreign agent in the U.S.
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News video: Russia Media Freedom: New laws label journalists & bloggers 'foreign agents'

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Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed two controversial security bills into law. One will require certain technology sold in the country to include pre-installed software from the government, the other would designate certain journalists and bloggers as "foreign agents."View on euronews

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