Here's How The Russian Media Is Covering Ukraine
Russian and U.S. media outlets offer very different perspectives on the situation in Ukraine.By Elizabeth Hagedorn | March 5, 2014
From the American media's perspective, the crisis in Ukraine was provoked by Russian President Vladimir Putin after the Ukrainian people's overthrow of a pretty corrupt politician. (Via CNN, ABC, NBC, CBS)
But if you paid attention to the news coverage in Russia, you'd likely walk away with a very different impression. (Via Russia 24)
That is, what's happening in Ukraine is the work of a Western-backed, extremist coup — at least according to Kremlin-funded network RT.