Blocking RT Accounts ‘Direct Attack on Freedom of Speech’ and ‘Will Backfire’

International broadcaster RT have had their UK bank accounts blocked, editor-in-chief Margarita Simonyan reported via Twitter earlier Monday, October 17. The NatWest Bank, part of the Royal Bank of Scotland group, announced that it was removing the broadcaster from its clients list, which has raised questions about media freedom in the UK.


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