CGTN Talks Discussion About Russian Invasion

Correspondent talks about the latest in Russia while facing off with Western sanctions

Tensions between Ukraine and Russia are at their new high.  In a video message marking a public holiday in Russia, President Vladimir Putin spoke of diplomacy amid a face-off with the West.  Correspondent Giles Gibson shared his information from Russia in CGTN’s special coverage for the latest news and summary on the Russia-Ukraine crisis.


China Global Television Network, or CGTN, is an international media organization launched on December 31, 2016.  It aims to provide global audiences with accurate and timely news coverage as well as rich audiovisual services, promoting communication and understanding between China and the world, and enhancing cultural exchanges and mutual trust between China and other countries.

Headquartered in Beijing, CGTN has three production centers, located in Nairobi, Washington D.C. and London, all staffed with international professionals from around the world.

Adhering to the principles of objectivity, rationality and balance in reporting, CGTN endeavors to present information from diverse perspectives.