17 Jun 2017

Russia Today consider legal action over Emmanuel Macron ‘propaganda’ comments

Chief Correspondent

French President Emmanuel Macron has called their journalists “agents of influence and propaganda”. No wonder RT, formerly known as Russia Today, says its mission is to improve Russia’s image abroad. And in a rare interview, Margarita Simonyan , the editor of RT has told this programme that they are considering legal action aginst their French critics. Our chief correspondent Alex Thomson went to meet her at her Moscow office.