Russia Today's Editor-In-Chief 'The West Never Got Over the Cold War Stereotype'

Margarita Simonyan, 33, is the editor-in-chief of the state-funded satellite news network Russia Today. In a SPIEGEL interview, she contends that Western journalists prefer to paint Russia as an evil aggressor and that her station is not an outlet for government propaganda.
Russia Today's editor-in-chief Margarita Simonyan: "We are a different country today, one with a different mentality."

Russia Today's editor-in-chief Margarita Simonyan: "We are a different country today, one with a different mentality."

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Interview conducted by Benjamin Bidder in Moscow