Photo: RT France want to deny the license

The channel is accused of dividing the French.

French public figures wrote an open letter in which he asked the head of the Supreme Council for audiovisual Olivier by Jan šrámek’s Studio to revoke the license of the TV channel RT France “in the name of preserving civil peace”. The appeal published in the newspaper Le Monde.

“Today, the highest level executives in the U.S. and Europe accuse Russia Today that he sows discord and weakens democracy. Due to the fact that you repeat the propaganda of the Kremlin, the U.S. government recently ordered the channel to register as a foreign agent”, − stated in the letter.

The authors of the address remind that the accusations against the Russian media had earlier featured such European policies as the Prime Minister of great Britain Teresa may and the Minister of defence of Spain, Maria Dolores de Cospedal .

In their opinion that the launch of RT France will lead to “confusion in the minds and divide the French.”

Beneath the text was signed by eleven people, among them − writer Galia Ackerman, historians Antoine Arjakovsky and Vladimir berelovich, journalist Michelle Elchaninov, as well as teachers and translators.

Earlier, the U.S. Department of justice has made RT America in the list of foreign agents.

In the US, explained the introduction of RT in the list of registered as foreign agents