April 14, 2014

About Our Networks

– BloombergInterfaxFox NewsLos Angeles Times discuss Russia cutting off VOA broadcasts.

– USA Today interviews Russian journalists Ivan Beliaev and Ildar Gabidullin – both affiliated with RFE/RL – regarding media repression in Ukraine.

– “So let Russian President Vladimir Putin play his childish Cold War games, and let us keep our media open in keeping with our history and our values.”

Citations of BBG Networks

– AP quotes a Radio Free Asia interview with Vi Duc Hoi after Vietnam releases him and another dissident.

– NPR and Huffington Post cite RFE/RL reporting on Ukraine crisis.

– Geeska Afrika cites interview with VOA’s Tigrinya program on Turkish Airlines commencing flights to Eritrea in May.

– Al Arabiya uses RFE/RL photo of controversial Iranian diplomat

Of Interest

– Retracing what happened before Austin Tice disappeared in Syria.

– Is Iran still a nation of bloggers?

– Kazakh authorities may soon have ability to cut all communications within hours.

– A protest in Moscow for media freedom.

– Can broadcasting compete with the Internet?

– The photographer who stages murders in Iran.

This entry was posted in . Bookmark the permalink. Comments are closed, but you can leave a trackback: Trackback URL.