Margarita Simonyan CANCELLED

  • Event Start: 10th October 2018, 5:00pm
  • Event Type:

Unfortunately, Ms Simonyan is unable to attend this evening

Editor-in-Chief of RT

As Editor-in-Chief of RT (formerly Russia Today) since 2005, Margarita Simonyan has overseen a rapid growth of the outlet's television audience to 100 million weekly viewers.  In 2013, she also became Editor-in-Chief of Rossiya Segodnya, an international news agency and radio service that broadcasts in more than 30 languages.  As a war correspondent, she reported from Chechnya during the Second Chechen Campaign, from the Beslan School Siege, and from Abkhazia, which earned her several journalism awards