Radio Liberty/Radio Free Europe
Includes interview on video
Russian State TV Anchor: 'Propaganda Is Journalism'
Published 6 May 2014
Andrei Kondrashov is one of 300 media professionals awarded by Russian President Vladimir Putin for their "objective" coverage of events in Crimea. Speaking to RFE/RL in Moscow, Russian state television's leading news anchor defended his award and said he saw no difference between journalism and propaganda. (RFE/RL's Russian Service)