MOSCOW, May 14 (RAPSI) – The Justice Ministry of Russia on Friday placed Vtimes media outlet on the register of mass media acting as foreign agents, the body’s press service reports.

The legal entity is registerd in the Netherlands, the statement reads.

The media outlet was founded by journalists hailed from Russia’s Vedomosti who left the newspaper after the change of management. They were dissatisfied with the media’s new policy and decided to establish a new project.