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Russian MPs pass foreign agent bill for media in ‘mirror response’ to US

Russian State Duma on Wednesday passed in the third and final reading the bill require mass-media outlets operating in the country but funded from abroad to register as foreign agents. The motion was prepared by State Duma Speaker Vyacheslav Volodin and the heads of all four parliamentary caucuses. It was drafted as a suite of amendments to the bill, allowing ...

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'Slap at the First Amendment’ – RT America forced to register as foreign agent

Suppressing RT and comments the US government doesn’t like is a direct violation of the First Amendment and freedom of speech, says NSA whistleblower William Binney. Other RT commentators say what they think of the US government move. RT America has been forced to register as a ‘foreign agent’ in the US. The pressure from Washington began after US intelligence ...

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‘CNN should register as agent of capitalism’: Green Party VP hits out at RT ‘foreign agent’ tag

Published time: 11 Nov, 2017 16:29 Ajamu Baraka, the vice presidential candidate for the Green Party in the 2016 election, has criticized this week’s decision to force RT America to register as a foreign agent. Instead, he insisted mainstream media officially declare their agendas. On Friday, the US Department of Justice (DOJ) said that the channel has to file for ...

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‘String of brain-dead slogans’ – Social media reactions to RT’s foreign agent registration

The US Department of Justice’s demand that RT America register as a foreign agent or face arrests and confiscation of property has been met by silence from US advocates of press freedom. A lively debate arose on Twitter, however. On Thursday, RT America announced it will comply with the DOJ demand to register under the Foreign Agents Registration Act (FARA), ...

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FBI agent has cash, gun stolen by woman claiming to be ‘exotic dancer’ – report

A senior FBI official had $ 60 in cash, his $ 6,000 Rolex and a Glock handgun stolen from him after he took a woman to his hotel room during an alcohol-fueled night. In July, Robert Manson, a unit chief at the FBI’s international terrorism section, had been drinking with the woman at the Westin Hotel bar in Charlotte, North ...

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‘Kaspersky Lab in crosshairs since exposing US & Israeli spies behind Stuxnet’ – fmr MI5 agent

The campaign to discredit Kaspersky Lab dates back to 2010, when the Russian based cybersecurity firm uncovered the origin of the Stuxnet malicious computer worm which ruined Iran’s nuclear centrifuges, experts in the field told RT. Kaspersky Lab, founded in Moscow in 1997, has been a world leader in cybersecurity for decades, taking pride in working outside of any government’s ...

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‘McCarthyism on steroids’: US war on Russian media won’t stop with branding RT foreign agent

Published time: 10 Nov, 2017 00:58 Washington’s ultimatum for RT America to register as a foreign agent is a “significant escalation of the war launched against Russian media,” and which only demonstrates how desperate the US establishment has become, British media expert Neil Clark believes. “It’s quite outrageous that they are having to go back to a piece of legislation ...

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Washington orders RT America to register as foreign agent by Monday

Published time: 9 Nov, 2017 13:49 Edited time: 9 Nov, 2017 13:57 Washington has decided to apply its Foreign Agents Registration Act (FARA) to RT. The US Department of Justice has given the company through which the RT America channel is broadcast in the country until Monday to register as a foreign agent. Let’s block ads! (Why?) RT World News

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US Secret Service agent gets 2 more years in jail for Silk Road bitcoin theft

Published time: 9 Nov, 2017 05:05 A former Secret Service agent has been sentenced to an additional two years in prison for stealing cryptocurrency during a probe into the dark web marketplace Silk Road, after he had already pleaded guilty to previous theft charges. Shaun Bridges was sentenced to 71 months in prison in 2015 for stealing roughly 20,000 bitcoins ...

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