Andrei Stenin Prize for Press Photography finalists announced (PHOTOS) — RT EN

17 June 2022 16:07 The finalists of this year’s Andrei Stenin International Press Photo Contest have been announced. Photographers from 14 countries compete in four categories: “Top News”, “Sport”, “My Planet” and “Portrait”. The winners will be announced in Moscow in September. © Muhammad Amdad Hossain By blocking RT, the EU aims to silence a […]

Torture instead of freedom of the press? Assange caught in British politics — RT DE

A decision on the extradition of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to the United States is expected at any moment. In April, British courts referred the United States’ extradition request to Home Secretary Priti Patel for a final decision. She now has until July 18 to announce the decision. Meanwhile, facts are being created in Britain […]

The EU, freedom of the press and war — RT EN

by Gert Ewen Ungar May 3rd was Press Freedom Day. One day after Press Freedom Day, the EU announced a sixth package of sanctions with which it intends to censor other Russian media, among other things. This time it is intended to hit Russian-language television stations, which the commission believes are spreading Russian propaganda. The […]

Voices from around the world in support of press freedom — RT EN

3 Feb 2022 6:10 p.m The Berlin-Brandenburg media authority’s decision to silence the RT DE television channel caused great joy among the channel’s critics. However, many respected international observers expressed their great dismay at the restrictions on press freedom in Germany. On Wednesday, Medienanstalt Berlin-Brandenburg (MABB) informed RT DE Productions of its decision to ban […]