Zakharova said the test of Roskomnadzor BBC World News
MOSCOW, 21 Dec — RIA Novosti. The official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova said that the decision of Roskomnadzor on the audit of BBC World News in Russia a long overdue response to the intervention of the British authorities in the activities of Russian media.
Roskomnadzor in response to the imposition of British Ofcom decisions on violation of rules RT broadcast announced the beginning of the inspection channel BBC World News, as well as the resources of the Internet channel for compliance of the produced materials with the Russian legislation.
“It’s time”, — Zakharov wrote on his page in Facebook.
“I am sincerely sorry for correspondents of the air force, many of whom are true professionals and conscientiously perform their duties. But gross interference of the British government in the activities of Russian media (constant propaganda against RT, attempts to discredit our journalists, etc.) leaves no other choice than a mirrored response,” she said.
“The Russian side warned. More than once”, — concluded the official representative of the foreign Ministry.