The editor-in-chief of Russia Today, Margarita Simonyan, said that YouTube has closed access to the account of the Arabic version of the channel.
“YouTube has blocked our RT in Arabic with 5.5 million subscribers and almost three billion views. We’re trying to figure out the situation,” she wrote on the Telegram channel.
YouTube has restored the RT Arabic channel. The head of the RT Arabic channel has announced the news on Wednesday evening, adding, “We thank our Russian partners for their prompt response“.