Russia is ready to open a constructive debate, although in recent time, there is a clear division into friends and foes, said the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin, congratulating the employees of the TV channel RT on the 10th anniversary broadcast.
MOSCOW, 10 Dec. Russia is always ready to open and constructive discussions, although recently viewed double standards and a clear division into friends and foes, said the President of Russia Vladimir Putin.
“We are always ready for open and constructive discussions. And examples abound here. In recent times, as they say, double standards and a clear division into friends, on strangers, I mean countries, regions of the world, the distortion of events and their causes is obvious and noticeable. And even international human rights activists on many of the facts with regret, on many facts, just a blatant, like clam up”, — Putin said, congratulating the employees of the TV channel RT on the 10th anniversary broadcast.
He noted that the RT has made a huge contribution to truthful coverage of the situation in Ukraine and in other countries.
The President said that today, RT is a news television network in the world. According to him, the total number of hits amounted to almost 4 billion, which, according to Putin, is also an absolute record. “And tell me all of this amazing achievement, the real breakthroughs in the information world, in the development of modern content and the variety of topics, programs and creative presentation of the material,” he said.
The head of state said that the channel has created an international team of TV stars, and this is the key to success. “You compete on equal terms with international giants news, and on a number of parameters and pass them”, — Putin said.