RT’s flagship, award-winning English-language channel airs 24/7 from the network’s Moscow offices and is available to more than 700 million viewers worldwide. It covers the most urgent domestic and international issues of our time for viewers wishing to question more and delivers stories often missed by the mainstream media to create news with an edge.
RT provides an alternative perspective on major global events and acquaints an international audience with the Russian viewpoint.
RT Documentary (RTД) is a Russian free-to-air documentary channel presented in both the English and Russian languages. It was launched on 23 June 2011 by the then President Dmitry Medvedev who visited RT’s studio in Moscow and deals with a wide variety of topics including Russian culture and life in Russia.
The channel shows documentaries mostly on Russia but also from around the globe.