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Federal Council To Have Monopoly On Press Freedoms

15 November 2002 MOSCOW, 15 November (Gazeta.Ru)–The Federation Council–Russian parliament’s upper house– and the Federal Security Service (FSB) has approved amendments to the law on mass media and on combating terrorism. If Russian President Vladimir Putin agrees with lawmakers and signs the bill, the security services will have the power to assess the effectiveness of […]