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Mar 29, 2018 | 17:59 GMT

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U.S.: RT To Go Off The Air In Washington

Russia's state-owned RT television channel will go off the air in Washington and will disappear from local cable systems in the area on April 1, Bloomberg reported March 29. In October 2017, Twitter blocked RT and Sputnik advertisements because of their state-sponsored efforts to interfere in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. Taking RT off the air is the latest in a series of measures taken against Russia following the poisoning of the former Russian spy in the United Kingdom

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