Kremlin threatens Western media with pressure after RT ban

Russia has threatened pressure against Western media after its state TV channel RT was banned from broadcasting in France. Moscow’s reaction to the EU’s ban on RT France, upheld by the European Court, will be “extremely negative”, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Wednesday. “The attack on freedom of speech and the media in European countries, including France, causes our concern and regret,” Peskov said.

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