Russian Justice Ministry puts Golos Foundation in Support of Democracy on register of foreign agents

The Russian Justice Ministry has reported putting the Golos Foundation in Support of Democracy on the register of non-governmental organizations acting as foreign agents.

The Russian Justice Ministry has reported putting the Golos Foundation in Support of Democracy on the register of non-governmental organizations acting as foreign agents.

"In line with the federal law 'On Non-Governmental Organizations', the Golos Foundation in Support of Democracy was put on the register of non-governmental organizations performing foreign agents' functions," the Justice Ministry reported on its website.

"The reasons to qualify the organization as a non-governmental organization performing a foreign agent's functions were uncovered during an unplanned on-site inspection conducted by the Russian Justice Ministry's main department for Moscow," it said.

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