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— “Two journalists on assignment for the U.S.-funded Arabic TV station Al-Hurra Iraq were injured on Sunday while covering clashes between Iraqi security forces and Islamic State fighters in the district of Jurf al-Sakhar in Babil province.”
— In report about the Egyptian media environment, Carnegie Middle East Program recalls how armed men stormed Alhurra’s Cairo office in 2011.
— GlobalPost takes a look at the Office of Cuba Broadcasting’s Piramideo.
— Washington Times reports on BBG FLRA case.
Citations of BBG Networks
— The Telegraph quotes RFA interview with a witness to attempted mass suicide in China.
— Ukrainian 1st Channel cites RFE/RL report of Prime Minister Arseniy Yatseniuk’s visit to Sloviansk.
— Nigerian Tribune cites VOA report on Israeli air strikes in Gaza.
— The Guardian reprints RFE/RL’s photo essay on Tajik migrants.
— The Chosun Ilbo cites VOA on 8 nations sending a formal complaint that North Korea’s missile launches violate international conventions.
— Media freedom under threat in Hong Kong.
— Drinking tea with a pro-Russia rebel in Ukraine.
— BBC defends its coverage of Israeli air strikes in Gaza.