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History heads to Russia

A+E Networks is continuing the roll-out of its channels internationally with the upcoming launch of History and History HD on NTV+ in Russia. (Pictured: Ice Road Truckers)
November 21, 2013

A+E Networks is continuing the roll-out of its channels internationally with the upcoming launch of History and History HD on NTV+ in Russia.

Owned and operated by A+E Networks, the channels will broadcast on the Rostelcom platform later this year. History Russia’s schedule at launch will include Ice Road Truckers (pictured above), Pawn Stars, American Pickers, American Restoration, Counting Cars and Mountain Men. 

“The roll out of History in Russia marks an important milestone for A+E Networks,” said Dean Possenniskie, Europe MD. “Russia is an important territory for us and we’re looking forward to bringing the highest quality factual entertainment to the market.”

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Daniele Alcinii is a news reporter at realscreen, the leading international publisher of non-fiction film and television industry news and content. He joins the rs team with journalism experience following a stint out west with Sun Media in Edmonton's Capital Region, and communications work in Melbourne, Australia and Toronto. You can follow him on Twitter at @danielealcinii.

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