What’s happened to RT news?After losing the majority of its cable and satellite coverage, the channel ceased operations of all live programming on March 3, 2022, with T&R Productions indicating the layoffs of all off- and on-air staff would be permanent.
What does RT stand for Russian news?RT (formerly Russia Today or Rossiya Segodnya (Russian: Россия Сегодня)) is a Russian state-controlled international television network funded by the Russian government.
Is RT offline?Rt.com is UP and reachable by us.
Why is RT not available?The removal of RT from the airwaves comes after YouTube blocked channels linked to RT and Sputnik across Europe . « Due to the ongoing war in Ukraine, we’re blocking YouTube channels connected to RT and Sputnik across Europe, effective immediately, » a statement from Google Europe said earlier this week.
Is RT banned in the UK?Ofcom revoked RT’s UK broadcasting licence « with immediate effect » on 18 March 2022 after concluding the outlet was not « fit and proper » or a « responsible broadcaster ».
Is Google allowed in Russia?The regulator said Google has now been fined a total of 68 million roubles, excluding turnover fines, and that more than 7,000 banned items remain on YouTube. Russia has restricted access to Twitter (TWTR. N) and Meta Platforms’ (META. O) flagship social networks Facebook and Instagram, but has not blocked Google .
What has happened to RT UK?Following an independent regulatory process, we have today found that RT is not fit and proper to hold a licence in the U.K. As a result we have revoked RT’s U.K. broadcasting licence
Is RT blocked in Canada?News release
Today, the CRTC formally removed RT (previously known as Russia Today) and RT France from the list of non-Canadian programming services authorized for distribution in Canada .