Dangerous Talk

Stolyarova, Galina
April 2010
Transitions Online;4/19/2010, p3
The article reflects on the proposal to ban interviewing or quoting terrorists in the media in Russia. It mentions that the United Russia government had accused the media for demonizing the security forces, raising panic in the society, and embellishing the image of the terrorists. Deputy Speaker Oleg Morozov had planned to amend the Russian Media Law which would ban broadcasting of information on terrorist attacks or counterterrorist operations.


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