Outlets Archives: International Business Times

May 19, 2015

Man outside of the White House speaks into an Alhurra reporter's micrphone

About Our Networks – National Press Club to honor Khadija Ismayilova. Citations of BBG Networks – Express Tribune cites VOA reporting on top Afghanistan and Pakistan intelligence agenciesplanning to cooperate to fight terrorism. – International Business Times cites VOA reporting on protests in Macedonia. – Breitbart quotes interview Read more »

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May 15, 2015

reporter in helmet and flack jacket, addressing the camera, behind him are demonstrators and policemen

About Our Networks – Foreign Policy piece on effective media to reach South Sudan quotes VOA’s John Tanza Mabusu, co-host of “South Sudan in Focus.” – U.S. Rep. Ed Royce and Rep. Eliot Engel introduced H.R. 2323, the United States International Communications Reform Act of 2015. Citations of Read more »

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May 14, 2015

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About Our Networks – Al Jazeera enlists VOA to determine the mystery language of a refugee’s call home. – “A guy who had been a radio officer — each company had a person like that — he took an antenna to the top of the tree in order to Read more »

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May 11, 2015

Juan Juan Aleida and Lizandra Diaz Blanco host 1800 Online

About Our Networks – Egyptian news site Al Youm Al Sabe’a reported that Alhurra will launch two new interactive shows, Dardesh Tag and You and Nabila, which will provide Arab youth an opportunity to be a part of a dialogue about topics that are important to them. Read more »

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May 8, 2015

Radio Martí host Lizandra Díaz-Blanco interviews TK.

About Our Networks – Washington Post video of Senator Booker includes mention of VOA, and discussion regarding the need for more than “old school media” to engage young people. Citations of BBG Networks – Rakyat Post cites RFE/RL reporting on helicopter crash in Pakistan. – International Business Read more »

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May 6, 2015

A shopkeeper in Basra, 550 kilometers (340 miles) southeast of Baghdad, Iraq, Thursday June 4, 2009, adjusts a TV showing US President Barack Obama on the day that the US president visits Egypt. (AP Photo/Nabil al-Jourani)

About Our Networks – Investigative reporter and RFE/RL contributor Khadija Ismayilova receives PEN Media Freedom Award; watch this incredible video. – “It’s not that people in various parts of the world aren’t being exposed to the Western point of view, it’s that they aren’t being convinced by it.” Read more »

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May 4, 2015

Radio Martí host Lizandra Díaz-Blanco interviews TK.

About Our Networks – President Barack Obama honored VOA Russian Service reporter Fatima Tlisova on the occasion of World Press Freedom Day. (White House, Pulitzer Center, Poynter) – “I was listening to the Voice of America and listening to the moon landing. This turned out to be a pivotal moment Read more »

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April 27, 2015

RFA Tibetan TV

About Our Networks – Guardian piece discusses push by some members of Congress to make VOA “play a more overtly propagandist role.” – Turkmenistan’s “war on satellite dishes” causes some residents to lose access to RFE/RL’s Radio Azatlyk. – Vanity Fair piece about Richard Engel kidnapping scandal quotes VOA’s Read more »

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April 23, 2015

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About Our Networks – Atlantic piece on RT notes that intense political pressure from the Kremlin is keeping VOA and RFE/RL off of Russian airwaves. – BBC Monitoring piece on Russian misinformation notes reporting by RFE/RL countering Russian mistruths. – Broadcasting & Cable notes that Read more »

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April 22, 2015

Female host stands in front of live studio audience

About Our Networks – The New York Times publishes a letter to the editor by Hans N. Tuch, former deputy director of VOA Citations of BBG Networks –  China Digital Times cites RFA report on the surveillance of family of jailed veteran political journalist Gao Read more »

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