Tensions are yet again rising between the West and Russia as accusations are laid against the state funded bank NatWest in the UK.

NatWest has been accused of freezing Russian bank accounts connected with the Russian government sponsored media outlet, Russia Today, which has often been cited as a propaganda outlet for the Kremlin.

Is this a political move? What does this say for freedom of speech? How does this affect international relations between the UK and Russia?



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