June 30, 2015

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About Our Networks – The Washington Post opinion piece about the OPM cyberattack mentions possible threat to RFA journalists – All Africa mentions VOA reporter Dianne Nininahazwe being followed in an article about the high-risk that journalists face in Burundi – In an article about the human rights practices Read more »

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June 29, 2015


About Our Networks – AP reports that the State Department is urging Chinese authorities to release family members of a Washington-based Radio Free Asia journalist who have faced harassment [media pick ups include The New York Times and the Washington Post] Citations of BBG Networks – UPI cites VOA interview with former Read more »

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About Our Networks – BBG makes a great showing at the New York Festivals’ 2015 International Radio Program Awards RFE/RL’s Radio Farda journalist Roya Rarimi Majd’s special report “Tradition of the Blade”won a gold award RFE/RL’s Radio Farda Kambiz Hosseini’s weekly show “Five in the Afternoon” won a silver award MBN’s Read more »

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June 23, 2015

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About Our Networks – Forbes features Andre Mendes and the BBG – the interview is also accessible via podcast – The Diplomat mentions VOA and RFE/RL’s importance during the Cold War and potential importance in the U.S. policy goals in Asia – Al-Jazeera talks about the challenges facing Radio-TV Marti as US-Cuban Read more »

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June 22, 2015


About Our Networks – Global Atlanta’s profile of touring Czech pianist mentions that he grew up listening to jazz on Voice of America – UCANEWS.com writes about the Chinese governments tightening access to information in Tibetan monasteries and its irritation with VOA – The Latin Times mentions the Cuban government’s continued Read more »

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June 18, 2015


About Our Networks – The Washington Examiner referenced the VOA & Newseum event “In The Public Eye” in an article discussing the police using body cameras. Chicago’s PBS station WYCC also carried a live stream of the event Citations of BBG Networks – UPI coverage of drought in North Read more »

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June 16, 2015

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About Our Networks – Member of the BBG speaks to The Daily Beast about concerns regarding proposed USIM reform bill Citations of BBG Networks – The Sofia Globe cites VOA reporting on the possible deployment of US military equipment to allies along NATO’s eastern borders – Yahoo News embeds RFE/RL drone Read more »

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June 15, 2015

Fran Mires, Creator and Executive Producer of Rayheen ala Fain? (second from right) along with Mohamed Hefzy, Principal, Film Clinic, the production company for the series (second from left).

About Our Networks – Buzzfeed mentions how RFE/RL contributor and investigative journalist Khadija Ismayilova has been jailed since December in Azerbaijan, in an article about their hosting of the inaugural European Games Citations of BBG Networks – UPI cites VOA report on North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un’s construction Read more »

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June 12, 2015


About Our Networks – Letitia King has been named senior VP of corporate communications for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. This is cited by Radio World and Broadcasting & Cable – Foreign Policy mentions the crackdown on RFE/RL’s Baku bureau in a story on the Read more »

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June 11, 2015


About Our Networks – CPJ mentions raid and closing down of Baku bureau in its report on press freedom ahead of Baku 2015 Citations of BBG Networks – UPI cites VOA reporting on working conditions of North Korean laborers – UPI.com cites VOA reporting on the half-marathon tour of Mt. Paektu Read more »

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