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Rutube vs. YouTube: How the Kremlin Is Trying to Win Over Russian Viewers

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The Kremlin is trying to lure users in Russia away from YouTube, one of the most popular Western social media networks in the country, to a homegrown alternative called Rutube. WSJ examines the platform and why many Russians are reluctant to use it. Photo Composite: WSJ