Skip to content
Russia accuses US of mistreating journalists, threatens retaliation

MOSCOW — Russia has complained that the United States mistreated its journalists and warned it would retaliate against American media organizations if what it described as hostile behavior did not stop.

Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova told representatives of American publications at a meeting in Moscow that Russian journalists working in the United States were subject to severe restrictions, with some journalists being refused visas and Russian broadcasters being completely banned from operating in the States States, including online.


Not all news on the site expresses the point of view of the site, but we transmit this news automatically and translate it through programmatic technology on the site and not from a human editor.