Outlets Archives: daily beast

September 16, 2014

7 Khaled Cairo photos

Citations of BBG Networks – Vox cites VOA reporting on why the U.S. opposes paying ransoms for kidnapped Americans. – Daily Beast cites RFE/RL reporting on anti-gay acts in Kazakhstan. – Yonhap cites VOA on Matthew Todd Miller trial in North Korea. – Washington Examiner picks up RFE/RL infographic on foreign fighters in Read more »

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August 26, 2014

VOA reporter Daniel Schearf and video journalist Arash Arabasadi (with fixer Anna Pyatetska) interview Ukrainian man. Kyiv, Ukraine, March 25, 2014.

About Our Networks – Book on history of RFE/RL mentioned in Daily Beast story about a potential victims of Communism memorial. Citations of BBG Networks – New York Review of Books quotes VOA Khmer editor about Khmer Rouge genocide. – China implements media blackout on the subject of Uyghurs. Time Read more »

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May 19, 2014

man wearing VOA cap holds up an ipad

About Our Networks – Asia Radio Today notes that VOA, Radio Free Asia, and Radio Sawa are among the finalists in the New York Festivals. – Congressman Ed Royce on U.S. international media. – Senior VOA Foreign Correspondent Al Pessin on U.S. international media. (alternate link) – Al Monitor mentions VOA Read more »

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March 27, 2014

Anchor introduces segment on Venezuela

About Our Networks – Member of the Kurdish peshmerga force will be tried for the murder of Radio Free Iraq’s Mohammed Bidaiwi. (Al Arabiya, IFEX, Al Ahram) – Ukraine bill in Congress would give VOA and RFE/RL additional funding to broadcast in Ukraine. (AP, Pakistan Today, Business Standard) – Read more »

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March 11, 2014

VOA's Al Pessin at the Syrian border with Lebanon

About Our Networks  – CPJ notes that photos from photojournalist killed in Syria had been used by RFE/RL. – Journalism.co.uk gives an update on Relay, the liveblogging tool developed by the Broadcasting Board of Governors’ (BBG) Office of Digital Design & Innovation (ODDI). Citations of BBG Networks – The Read more »

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February 28, 2014

Radio and TV Marti

About Our Networks – Federal News Radio interviews Brian Conniff, President of the Middle East Broadcasting Networks. – PRI’s The World interviews RFE/RL journalist Natalie Sedletska on rescuing and analyzing documents from Yanukovych’s residence. Also in Huffington Post, Foreign Policy. – Karen Kornbluh nominated for Member, Broadcasting Board of Governors. Citations of Read more »

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February 3, 2014

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About Our Networks – Wall Street Journal notes that “today Washington’s most promising source of funding for firewall-circumvention tools appears to be the Broadcasting Board of Governors.” – The Phnom Penh Post publishes statement by BBG Chairman Jeffrey Shell noting the lack of media freedoms in Cambodia. – Read more »

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