Russia Media Freedom: New laws label journalists & bloggers 'foreign agents'

Video Credit: euronews (in English)
Published on December 4, 2019 - Duration: 02:52s

Russia Media Freedom: New laws label journalists & bloggers 'foreign agents'

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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