MINSK, 30 November (BelTA) - Dmitry Kiselyov, Director General of the Russian state news agency MIA Rossiya Segodnya, promised to make the most of the interview with Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko as he talked to the media after the interview, BelTA has learned.
According to Dmitry Kiselyov, the VGTRK broadcaster will show the interview in full on the Rossiya 24 TV channel. A piece of the interview will be aired in the next installment of the Vesti Nedeli (News of the Week) weekly news program.
The interview will also be published by RIA Novosti (part of MIA Rossiya Segodnya), which is the most popular news outlet in the Russian segment of the internet. Rossiya Segodnya provides news in 32 languages, and Dmitry Kiselyov assured that pieces of the interview will be published in all of them. They will also be aired on the radio. "And of course, we will publish it on social media. We are social media champions. We have about 10 million followers there," Dmitry Kiselyov noted.
"We will make the most of the interview, using all available tools," he added.
MIA Rossiya Segodnya provides radio and online services, runs international multimedia press centers, produces and distributes photo content and infographics, distributes news through social media platforms and produces content for mobile applications. The media group produces about 5,000 news items, radio programs, and articles every day.
MIA Rossiya Segodnya's main line of business is to provide coverage of Russian state policy and public life to foreign audiences, prompt coverage of events in the world.