Monday 21 September 2020
Home      All news      Contact us     
wn.com - 1 month ago

Zeldin-Rubio Lead Members of Congress in Urging Al Jazeera’s Registration Under FARA as Twitter Announces State-Controlled Media Labels

WASHINGTON - Today, members of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives urged the Department of Justice (DOJ) to require Qatari-owned media company Al Jazeera to register as a foreign agent. In a , the lawmakers note examples of Al Jazeera s activities that align closely with the priorities of the Qatari government. The letter also notes that other foreign state-owned media organizations with similar fact patterns and reach into the United States have recently been required to register as foreign agents. In addition to Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) and Senator Marco Rubio (R, FL), the letter is cosigned by Senators Tom Cotton (R, AR) and Ted Cruz (R, TX) and Representatives Liz Cheney...


Latest News
Hashtags:   

Zeldin

 | 

Rubio

 | 

Members

 | 

Congress

 | 

Urging

 | 

Jazeera

 | 

Registration

 | 

Under

 | 

Twitter

 | 

Announces

 | 

State

 | 

Controlled

 | 

Media

 | 

Labels

 | 

Sources