This is written by the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism at the University of Oxford.
The authors of the article also refer to a study conducted by the DFRLab laboratory at the Atlantic Council. It showed that the Russian media dominate social media in these regions, especially when it comes to the conflict in Ukraine.
It is noted that RT en Español on Twitter is the third most popular platform for discussing this topic in Spanish, and Sputnik Mundo is in the top 15.
Taking an alternative niche, RT and Sputnik gained an advantage over the BBC or CNN, as well as among local media, said Vladimir Ruvinsky, associate professor at ICESI University in Colombia.
Earlier it was reported that the West drew attention to the success of RT en Español in TikTok.