Category Archives: Press Release

Radio Sawa’s Web site Receives First Prize for Excellence

The Pan Arab Web Awards Academy Jury Committee awarded the Radio Sawa’s Web site (www.RadioSawa.com) first prize for Web site excellence in its fifth annual competition of Pan Arab Web sites. RadioSawa.com won first place in the Media-TV and Radio category which recognizes excellence in Read more »

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Turkish President Praises President Obama’s Message Urging Dialogue

During an exclusive interview with Alhurra Television, Abdullah Gul, the President of Turkey, discussed the significance of President Obama

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Alhurra and Radio Sawa Bring Live Coverage of the Algerian Presidential Election

As a continuation of Alhurra Television and Radio Sawa

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March BBG Highlights Showcases Monthly Achievements

The latest edition of BBG Highlights is available to download. Stories inlude: -Alhurra launches major new television show, Al Youm, originating simultaneously from five countries on three continents. -BBG broadcasters marked the 30th anniversary of the Iranian Revolution on Feb. 12. -President Obama’s direct Nowruz Read more »

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Radio Marti Highlights the Plight of Political Prisoners in Cuba

Miami, Florida, March 23, 2009 – Radio Marti’s special coverage of the sixth anniversary of “The Black Spring” included extensive interviews with political prisoners, their families and activists around the world about the plight of 75 dissidents arrested in Cuba in 2003. “I will not Read more »

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U.S. Official Discusses U.S. Ties with Syria During an Interview with Alhurra Television

Following his recent trip to Syria, U.S. Acting Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs Jeffrey Feltman discussed the U.S.

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Today is Like No Other as Al Youm Launches on Alhurra

Today is Like No Other as Al Youm Launches on Alhurra (Springfield, Va.)

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Members of Congress Discuss President Obama’s Speech and the Republican Response on Alhurra TV

(Springfield, Va.)

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Members of Congress Discuss President Obama’s Speech and the Republican Response on Alhurra TV

(Springfield, Va.)

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Statement from the Broadcasting Board of Governors and the Voice of America on the Murder of Said Tahlil Ahmed

The Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) and the Voice of America (VOA) condemn the senseless murder of Said Tahlil Ahmed, Director of HornAfrik, a Somali media network. Mr. Ahmed was gunned down today in Mogadishu’s Bakara market. “Targeting journalists such as Said Tahlil Ahmed has Read more »

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