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— This evening in DC: A discussion focusing on efforts by the USIA, the Voice of America and the State Department to use jazz as a diplomatic tool during the Cold War.
Citations of BBG Networks
— NBC, Washington Post, CNN, AP, Los Angeles Times, ABC, New York Magazine and many other publications use VOA Somali Service exclusive interview with father of the 15-year-old stowaway who survived a flight over the Pacific.
— NPR speaks with Andrew Green, VOA’s South Sudan bureau chief, about massacre in Bentiu.
— Business Insider cites VOA reporting on pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine.
In the foreign-language press:
— Sotaliraq (Iraqi news site) interviews MBN President, Brian Conniff, on Alhurra-Iraq’s tenth anniversary.
— Journalists detained in Ukraine.
— Erdogan offers condolences for 1915 Armenian killings.
— Al Jazeera journalists’ trial in Egypt adjourned again after another display of meaningless evidence.
— “In Pakistan, they used to censor journalists – now they shoot us”
— Happy anniversary to China’s internet!