President Putin: the law on foreign agents must not violate the rights of citizens this does not violate the rights of citizens. This is how Russian President Vladimir Putin spoke about his work, RIA Novosti reports.
The head of state discussed the relevant law with the head of the Central Election Commission Ella Pamfilova. “I know your position, which is to carefully look, analyze the practice of applying this law, and make certain adjustments there. I know about this, “the Russian leader noted during the conversation.
He also stressed that he shares Pamfilova's opinion on the need to amend the law in order to make it more” effective and targeted. ” >
At the end of December 2020, Putin signed a law regulating the activities of individuals and organizations recognized by foreign agents who are engaged in political activities in Russia with foreign funds. The bill provides for mandatory labeling of materials of individuals and organizations that have the status of foreign agents.