Outlets Archives: Business Insider

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

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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 3, 2015

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About Our Networks – The Guardian opinion piece on upcoming European Games in Baku mentions the detention of Khadija Ismayilova – June 1 White House Press Briefing includes a question about the future role of Radio and TV Marti Citations of BBG Networks – Radio Tamazuj cites VOA report on the Read more »

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April 1, 2015

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About Our Networks – New York Times mentions raid of RFE/RL Baku offices in December, and ongoing detention of Khadija Ismayilova. – New York Times notes that cybersecurity activist’s list of Twitter accounts “linked to the Islamic State” is erroneous, includes Radio Sawa reporter Zaid Benjamin as Read more »

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March 11, 2015

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Citations of BBG Networks – UPI cites VOA report on North Korea’s nuclear abilities. – CFR’s Asia Unbound cites VOA reporting on cultural and religious barriers in Timor to family planning. – Chosun Ilbo cites RFA reporting on “made in Korea” stamps for North Korea exports. – Business Read more »

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February 27, 2015

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About Our Networks – Quartz covers raid on RFE/RL Baku office. Citations of BBG Networks – Japan Times and Business Insider cite RFA reporting on Uyghurs and terrorism. – Express Tribune cites VOA reporting on Afghanistan-Pakistan relations. – Quartz cites RFE/RL map of foreign fighters in Iraq and Syria. – Foreign Policy cites Read more »

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February 3, 2015

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About Our Networks – Washington Post piece explaining mixed feelings among Cuban dissidents toward new U.S. policy mentions VOA. – McClatchy profiles Chinese dissident who writes commentaries for RFA despite being on house arrest. – Ashorouk (Egyptian daily newspaper) interviewed Alhurra’s Director of Program Development, Driss Sekkat, on how the success Read more »

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January 9, 2015

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About Our Networks – Washington Post, CPJ, AP, Mediabistro FishbowlDC, and other news outlets recount Chinese intimidation campaign to suppress Radio Free Asia’s Uyghur coverage by jailing journalist’s family members. Citations of BBG Networks – Wall Street Journal cites RFA reporting on violent crackdown on Hmong Christians in Laos. – Washington Post Read more »

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December 22, 2014

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About Our Networks – AP piece on the effects of new Cuba policy includes a profile of the Office of Cuba Broadcasting, which oversees TV and Radio Marti. – Wall Street Journal piece on tensions between President Obama and high-profile backers over The Interview notes Michael Lynton’s Read more »

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