About Our Networks
– In response to Russian media propaganda, Anne Applebaum suggests increased funding for RFE/RL in The Telegraph.
– Cuba allowing some smartphone access but Miami Herald notes that the country is still blocking Radio/TV Marti.
Citations of BBG Networks
– Arirang cites VOA reporting on possibility for further UN sanctions on North Korea.
– Mashable includes VOA’s report on Crimea referendum in compilation of important stories around the world.
– Tibetan Review cites RFA report on woman who self-immolated on Tiananmen Square.
In the foreign-language press:
– News Zum (South Korean news agency) cites RFA report that Air China will double its Beijing-Pyongyang flight schedule starting from the end of this month.
– AP says armed men in Crimea “confiscated” its reporters’ TV equipment.
– CBS and shortwave.
– Freelance photographer killed in Syria.
– “Elections” in North Korea.
– Pakistan’s first women-only bus.
– Why attention - not clicks - will win the web.
– Sleep at work.