This subject is quite sensitive, and some news outlets don’t want to say anything about it on the record for obvious reasons. But Russia’s new censorship law clamping down on the press is forcing some difficult conversations and decisions. There were several updates on Tuesday, which we’ll outline below.
BBC resumes broadcasting
CNN: “We are not shutting down our Moscow bureau”
Oliver Darcy adds: “I checked in with a CNN spokesperson to see if the network, which announced Friday it would stop broadcasting in Russia, had any updates. The rep told me, ‘We are not shutting down our Moscow bureau but we have ceased reporting from there until we have assessed the impact of this new law…'”