Definition of Izvestia in English:

Izvestia

(also Izvestiya)

proper noun

  • A Russian daily newspaper founded in 1917 as the official organ of the Soviet government. It continued to be published independently after the collapse of communist rule and the break-up of the Soviet Union.

Origin

From Russian izvestiya news.

Pronunciation:

Izvestia

/ɪzˈvɛstɪə/