The Russian Foreign Ministry said on Friday that it had summoned Deborah Bronnert, Britain’s ambassador to Russia, and strongly protested in relation to new UK sanctions on Russian media.
The ministry said in a statement that Russia would continue to react “toughly and decisively” to all sanctions imposed by London.
Britain imposed sanctions on individual journalists and media organizations in early May in its latest wave of measures designed to increase pressure on Moscow to stop what it calls “a special military operation” in Ukraine.
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