August 18, 2014

About Our Networks

– AFP reports that Iraqi officer who killed Radio Free Iraq bureau chief is jailed for life.

– Hollywood Reporter reports on the idea of a BBG-funded satellite network to Russia.

– Radio World and Epoch Times regarding the BBG’s use of shortwave.

– NBC interviews Voice of America journalist and Yazidi activist Dakhil Shammo on the situation in Iraq.

– VOA reporter, Fatima Tlisova, discusses working conditions for reporters in the North Caucasus and human rights violations in the region on NPR.

Citations of BBG Networks

– The Telegraph uses Radio Free Iraq tweet on Iraq crisis.

– CNN and YahooNews use RFE/RL video of anti-government protests in Pakistan.

– Business Korea cites RFA reporting on North Korea purchase of farming land in Zimbabwe.

– UPI cites VOA reporting on Boko Haram.

– China Digital Times cites RFA reporting on police opening fire on Tibetan protesters.

– German Marshall Fund writes about RFE/RL Moldovan Service’s Sabina Fati’s Silk Road blog.

– VOA Turkish piece about ISIS secretly crossing the border into Turkey picked up by several newssites, including OdaTV.com (one of the most popular Turkish opposition media outlets).

Of Interest

– Erdogan’s effect on journalism.

– Nadya Tolokonnikova’s media diet.

– Censorship on WeChat.

– Watch out for those cat videos.

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