The Lithuanian Radio and Television Commission (LRTK) has suspended the free reception of Russia Today (RT) channels retransmitted or distributed over the internet in the Republic of Lithuania.
RT says it is seeking a judicial review after December’s ruling in which Ofcom found the Russian news channel broke impartiality rules seven times in its reporting of the poisoning of ex-spy Sergei Skripal, and his daughter.
The Russian regulator Roskomnadzor has accused France 24 of breaking the country’s media laws.
RT could see its licence revoked after Ofcom opened an investigation into the Russian-backed news broadcaster.
Culture secretary Matt Hancock has told the parliamentary culture committee that the future of Russian news channel RT should be decided by the regulator, and not the government.
RT (Russia Today) will register as a foreign agent in the US, according to its editor in chief Margarita Simonyan.
Russia Today (RT) does not create or promote fake news, according to Anna Belkina, the broadcaster’s director of communications.
A French language version of the TV channel RT (Russia Today) will make its debut this December.
Natwest Bank has reversed its decision to close the accounts of RT (Russia Today) in the UK.
Facebook has imposed a temporary ban on RT (Russia Today) from posting its video content, photos and news stories due to a copyright dispute.