Press releases

  • RT DEBUNKS CHARGES OF ‘FAKE NEWS’ ON FRENCH ELECTION
    Western media accuses RT of 'spreading fake news' citing an Emmanuel Macron story RT never published. The accusations against RT were leveled by Richard Ferrand, secretary-general of Macron’s En Marche! party, in an interview with the France 2...
  • THE WORLD ACCORDING TO JESSE: RT AMERICA TO LAUNCH NEW VENTURA SHOW
    WASHINGTON, DC, FEBRUARY 1, 2017 – Jesse Ventura, former governor of Minnesota and pro-wrestler, will host a new variety news show, ‘The World According to Jesse’, on RT America beginning spring 2017. ‘The World According to...
  • NATWEST BANK WILL NOT BE CLOSING RT UK ACCOUNTS IN BRITAIN
    MOSCOW, JANUARY 30, 2017 — Britain’s National Westminster Bank has scrapped its plans to close RT UK’s accounts in Britain. In October 2016, the bank announced its intent to close RT’s bank accounts and the decision was met...
  • RT JOINS UN IN-HOUSE BROADCAST NETWORK
    MOSCOW, JANUARY 17 – Beginning in January 2017, RT will be among an exclusive set of news channels that broadcast within the UN HQ internal information network. RT Director General Alexey Nikolov and UN Under-Secretary-General...
  • RT PRESENTS: EXCLUSIVE INTERNATIONAL PREMIERE OF JOHN PILGER’S DOC ON US-CHINA TENSIONS
    MOSCOW, DECEMBER 9, 2016 – RT’s documentary channel, RTDoc, will air the exclusive international television premiere of The Coming War on China – the latest documentary from award-winning journalist and acclaimed filmmaker John...
  • RT - SAMSUNG VR’S LARGEST CONTENT PARTNER IN RUSSIA
    MOSCOW, NOVEMBER 23, 2016 – RT, one of the global news industry’s leaders in 360-degree video content production, has become the first Russian broadcaster to join Samsung VR – an immersive video viewing platform. The channel is...
  • RT FIRST IN THE WORLD TO SHOW 360° VIDEO OF EARTH FROM OUTER SPACE
    MOSCOW, NOVEMBER 21, 2016 – RT presents unprecedented, never-before-seen 360-degree footage of planet Earth shot from the ‘Cupola’ module of the International Space Station, as part of its special Space 360 project. Space 360...
  • RT DELIVERS FIRST EVER 360-DEGREE VIDEO FROM SPACE
    MOSCOW, NOVEMBER 18, 2016 – RT is the world’s first broadcaster to release a 360-degree documentary made on board the International Space Station (ISS). A series of videos shot using cutting-edge, immersive video technology as part...
  • RT RECEIVES UN CORRESPONDENTS ASSOCIATION AWARD FOR COVERAGE OF HISTORIC UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY
    MOSCOW, NOVEMBER 14 – RT was awarded a silver medal at the UNCA Awards, organized by the UN Correspondents Association, for its coverage of the 70th session of the United Nations General Assembly in September 2015. RT correspondents streamed a...
  • A CENTURY OF WAR: RT AMERICA PRESENTS NEW DOCUMENTARY BY SEAN STONE
    WASHINGTON, DC, NOVEMBER 1, 2016 – Sean Stone, co-host of ‘Watching the Hawks’, debuts his new documentary, ‘A Century of War’, giving a historical perspective on the shift to a post-industrial society and offering...
  • RT REACHES RECORD FOUR BILLION VIEWS ON YOUTUBE
    MOSCOW, OCTOBER 27, 2016 – The total number of views on RT’s YouTube channels has exceeded four billion. RT is the absolute leader among international TV news channels, including CNN and BBC.  In total, the aggregate number of...
  • RT WINS ABU PRIZE FOR NEWS REPORTING
    MOSCOW, OCTOBER 25, 2016 – RT received its first ABU Prize – a prestigious industry award presented by the Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union – for its feature story about the plight of an Afghan interpreter and former...

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