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General media partner

RIA Novosti is a leading Russian news media organization, with a history spanning 70 years. Today the group incorporates the eponymous multimedia international news agency, a Russian Legal Information Agency, a business news agency PRIME, a sports news agency R-Sport, a rating agency RIA Rating, a publishing house Moskovskiye Novosti, or Moscow News and a wide network of media centers in Russia and abroad, as well as over 40 websites in 14 languages, with an overall audience of over 17 million unique visitors per month.

The sports news agency R-Sport introduces a new, superior level of broad and timely sports coverage of the highest quality. It covers all major international championships and tournaments, also reports extensively on youth sports, joint projects with the Russian Olympic Committee to support the Russian Paralympic athletes and the Olympic Games. R-Sport serves the largest source of exclusive sports photos and videos, with access to unique historical archive from the XIX century. The Agency provides full-fledge sports news coverage from the leading media holding in Russia "RIA Novosti" which has been granted the status of a national host-agency of the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi by The International Olympic Committee (IOC).


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