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Lithuania considers following Latvia in banning Russia’s RT

Thursday, July 2, 2020

Lithuania’s Radio and Television Commission (LRTK) is considering to ban Russia’s state-controlled RT television channels from the country’s airwaves, a move recently made by Latvia. However, the decision will only be made after the Ministry of Foreign Affairs publishes its opinion on applying the European Union’s sanctions, Mantas Martišius, the commission’s chairman, has said. The commission cannot adopt decisions on imposing EU sanctions autonomously, since these are within the purview…