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State Department Spokesperson Jokes About 'Freedom of the Press' to the Russian Media

The State Department’s spokesperson, Heather Nauert, found out that several reporters in her press room were from Russian government agencies. Surprised, she highlighted how odd it was that such a large amount of the media following her were from this foreign nation. She joked, “Freedom of the press! It’s a good thing, isn’t it?” Because the Russians aren’t exactly known for allowing diversity of opinion within their media…