The speaker of the Federation Council Valentina Matvienko
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MOSCOW, December 25. /TASS/. The Chairman of the Federation Council Valentina Matviyenko called for a balanced approach to the discussion of new legislative initiatives in the media-registered as a foreign agent.
“The proposals still under discussion,” she said, responding to a question at Monday’s press conference. According to Matvienko, the proposed rules are designed to close gaps in case of the media “detours receive financial support” from abroad.
“It is necessary to discuss carefully, without bending, it is necessary to take a balanced approach to the discussion”, – said the speaker of the Federation Council.