Posts tagged as Slam

Reporters Without Borders slam Lithuania’s ban of Kremlin’s RT

Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has accused Lithuania and Latvia of misusing EU sanctions to ban Russia’s propaganda TV channel RT, an allegation dismissed by Lithuania’s media watchdog. The Latvian and Lithuanian media regulators have in recent weeks banned RT television, formerly known as Russia Today, saying that it is controlled by Dmitry Kiselyov, who’s under EU sanctions for his role in promoting Kremlin’s propaganda during the annexation of Ukraine’s Crimea…

Leader of German Left Slams US ‘Aggressive Ways’, Urges Closer Ties With Russia

Monday, August 13, 2018

Relations between Moscow and Brussels have deteriorated significantly since the coup in Ukraine led to Crimea’s reunification with Russia in 2014. After the US, EU and several countries sanctioned Russia over its alleged interference in Ukraine’s domestic affairs, Russia launched counter-sanctions. In an interview with the newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeine, the leader of Germany’s Left Party Sahra Wagenknecht specifically focused on what she described as the Trump administration’s “aggressive ways to…