Outlets Archives: AFP

July 21, 2015

BBG Oct-30 Meeting-3

About our Networks – Newsweek mentions RFE/RL’s Khadija Ismayilova in a story “How Putin Keeps His Neighbors on Edge” Citations of BBG Networks – The News International cites VOA reporting on proposed 700-km Iran-Pakistan pipeline – “Family of deceased Tibetan monk held by police: reports” – AFP cites RFA reporting [Also Read more »

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July 10, 2015

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About Our Networks – “China is trying to silence this Radio Free Asia reporter by making his family disappear” - Slate writes about the harassment and imprisonment of Radio Free Asia reporter, Shohret Hoshur’s brothers in China – ”Opinions in Cuba about Radio Marti, the Miami station that Read more »

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June 2, 2015

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About Our Networks – Radio World – Ensor Completes VOA Tenure – All Access reports that Kelu Chao takes over as Acting Director of Voice of America – New Age publishes report on VOA-USAID workshop/training program in Dhaka Citations of BBG Networks – International Business Times piece on U.S.-South Korea military Read more »

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May 26, 2015

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About Our Networks – Vice piece on countering Russian propaganda in Lithuania mentions VOA reform bill. – Moscow Times reports on the RFE/RL Russian Service deleted interview with man who accused Putin of graft. Citations of BBG Networks – NPR and The Telegraph quote VOA reporting on graves of torture victims found in Read more »

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March 9, 2015

Mumin Shakirov was part of RFE/RL's team that provided live streaming coverage of the Moscow march honoring slain opposition leader Boris Nemtsov.

About Our Networks – “Soviet rhetoric was officially anti-Western, but it couldn’t repress ordinary Russians’ passion for the Beatles nor their enthusiasm for getting news from jammed Voice of America broadcasts.” – RFA President Libby Liu writes in Time with Anne-Marie Slaughter on lessons from Asia’s women Read more »

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December 23, 2014

(AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

About Our Networks – CPJ recalls that Alhurra’s Bashar Fahmi remains missing in Syria. – Congressman Brad Sherman asks to double funding for VOA and Radio Free Asia broadcasting to North Korea, asks for screening of The Interview at the Capitol. Cited by The Hill, NewsMax. – Christian Science Monitor suggests Read more »

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November 5, 2014

Games-Mature Storytelling

About Our Networks – Wall Street Journal lists VOA’s Krzysztof Janowski as one of the four reporters who flummoxed Günter Schabowski in 1989 press conference. – Dawn reports on the BBG’s Pakistan media research data. Citations of BBG Networks – teleSUR cites VOA reporting on Cuban doctors fighting Ebola in Read more »

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October 23, 2014

Games-Mature Storytelling

About Our Networks – VOA’s Rachel Jones remembers Ben Bradlee. – BBG’s Will Sullivan will teach an online Knight Center course on mobile journalism. Citations of BBG Networks – USA Today and Today’s Zaman cite VOA reporting on three teenage girls who were stopped in Frankfurt during an attempt to join Read more »

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October 22, 2014

(AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

About Our Networks – Heritage Foundation calls for the U.S. to increase the BBG’s capabilities to counter Russian propaganda. – Radio World notes BBG Director of Communications and External Affairs Lynne Weil’s upcoming move to USGLC. Citations of BBG Networks – Reuters, Los Angeles Times, Denver Post, Deutsche Welle cite VOA reporting on Read more »

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October 20, 2014

(AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)

About Our Networks – Government Video profiles the cost savings and benefits of the BBG’s move to an open office floor plan for the Office of Technology, Services & Innovation. – Business Standard writes about use of TV and mobile in Pakistan, drawing from the BBG’s media research Read more »

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