May 27, 2015

Current Time, a joint news program between VOA and RFE/RL serves as a counter to Russian propaganda.

About Our Networks – Radio Sawa app selected as a finalist in the 2015 Appy Awards for “Radio/Audio Apps” Citations of BBG Networks – Huffington Post piece about Bangladeshi migrants cites VOA reporting. – Aleteia cites RFA reporting on Chinese Communist Party crackdown on religion. – Independent cites RFE/RL report Read more »

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May 26, 2015

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About Our Networks – Vice piece on countering Russian propaganda in Lithuania mentions VOA reform bill. – Moscow Times reports on the RFE/RL Russian Service deleted interview with man who accused Putin of graft. Citations of BBG Networks – NPR and The Telegraph quote VOA reporting on graves of torture victims found in Read more »

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May 22, 2015

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About Our Networks – New York Times and VOA report on the passing of a House bill to reform U.S.-funded media – Feedback: Cubans Do Listen Do Radio Marti – Iraqi American photographer mentions being interviewed by Alhurra in a feature by Arab American News about overcoming his obstacles as a Read more »

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May 21, 2015

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About Our Networks – The Nation mentions U.S. international media in piece on “Neo-McCarthyism” and media. – Piece about China launching Indonesian news channel mentions that VOA also broadcasts in the country. – “In another spot, bust figures of Lenin and Marx, and an old radio serve Read more »

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May 20, 2015

TV Marti reporter Karen Caballero talking to reporters after being ejected from press conference by Cuban officials.

About Our Networks – WLRN asks if anybody listens to Radio Marti. (Fact: They do. And happy anniversary, Radio Marti!) – Radio World notes that today marks the 30th anniversary of Radio Marti. – “Radio Free Asia and Voice of America, beam critical reports deep into [Cambodia]” – TVB Europe Read more »

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May 19, 2015

Man outside of the White House speaks into an Alhurra reporter's micrphone

About Our Networks – National Press Club to honor Khadija Ismayilova. Citations of BBG Networks – Express Tribune cites VOA reporting on top Afghanistan and Pakistan intelligence agenciesplanning to cooperate to fight terrorism. – International Business Times cites VOA reporting on protests in Macedonia. – Breitbart quotes interview Read more »

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May 18, 2015

TV Marti reporter Karen Caballero talking to reporters after being ejected from press conference by Cuban officials.

About Our Networks – Yonhap reports on new U.S. bill that calls for reforming U.S. international media. – The Hill publishes commentary on the need for effective reform of U.S. international media. – “The Voice of America is, literally and figuratively, as essential today as when Cold War presidents Read more »

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May 15, 2015

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About Our Networks – Foreign Policy piece on effective media to reach South Sudan quotes VOA’s John Tanza Mabusu, co-host of “South Sudan in Focus.” – U.S. Rep. Ed Royce and Rep. Eliot Engel introduced H.R. 2323, the United States International Communications Reform Act of 2015. Citations of Read more »

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May 14, 2015

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About Our Networks – Al Jazeera enlists VOA to determine the mystery language of a refugee’s call home. – “A guy who had been a radio officer — each company had a person like that — he took an antenna to the top of the tree in order to Read more »

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May 13, 2015

Woman in radio studio.

About Our Networks – Index on Censorship and VOA report that Khadija Ismayilova’s court hearing has been postponed indefinitely. – Foreign Policy piece about using truth to fight Russian propaganda mentions VOA. – “This radio I’m holding is absolutely essential. It’s about 20 years old. The letters are worn off the Read more »

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