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Guatemalan President Praises Efforts to Counter Drug Trafficking

Engage the world in conversation about America In an exclusive Feb. 19 interview with VOA, Guatemala President Alvaro Colom discussed his outlook on U.S.-Guatemala relations during an exclusive interview on Foro Interamericano, VOA’s weekly Spanish news magazine. Colom praised U.S. cooperation with Latin American countries Read more »

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VOA Adds Two New Thai Affiliates

Optimize broadcasting operations Two new Thai FM affiliates signed with VOA in January: Nong Pai Community Radio, FM 94 in Petchaboon Province (North-Central Thailand) and CZA Radio Phuket FM 89.5 in Phuket Province.

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RFE/RL Hosts Major Afghan Aid Conference in Prague

Broaden cooperation within U.S. public diplomacy More than 200 people from 41 countries involved with the “provincial reconstruction teams” (PRT) that provide the foundation for capacity building and economic development efforts in Afghanistan gathered in Prague at the end of January. RFE/RL hosted the final Read more »

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VOA Ukrainian Service Highlights Elections

Facilitate citizen discourse VOA Ukrainian Service Highlights Elections VOA’s Ukrainian Service provided extensive coverage of the country

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VOA’s Swahili Service Launches New Full Service Mobile Web site

Employ modern communication techniques and technologies VOA’s Swahili Service Launches New Full Service Mobile Web site In January, VOA officially launched a Web-based service for its Swahili audience. The new service allows users to access video, audio and graphic news content on their mobile devices. Read more »

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New Year Brings New Mobile App to PNN

Employ Modern Communication Techniques and Technologies New Year Brings New Mobile App to PNN

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BBG Broadcasters Provide Global Coverage of the State of the Union

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Broadcasting to Haiti Surges

Creole-language broadcasts to earthquake-stricken Haiti were being heard throughout that country in January on multiple radio frequencies, many delivered by transmitters aboard a U.S. Defense Department-sponsored aircraft that began flying soon after the quake. The added service featured a five-hour afternoon FM program providing news Read more »

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Afghan Service Covers Obama

Build on BBG Reach and Impact Within the Muslim World Afghan Service Covers Obama

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