Outlets Archives: Slate

July 28, 2015

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Citations of BBG Networks – Newsweek cites VOA reporting in an article about Kenyan leaders responding to Obama’s support for LGBT rights – The Diplomat cites RFE/RL interview with Head of Committee against Torture Igor Kalyapin in an article about how Putin silences human rights advocates in Russia – Slate cites 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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February 19, 2015

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About Our Networks – Washington Post publishes Khadija Ismayilova‘s letter from prison. – PRI interviews RFE/RL’s Daisy Sindelar on her My Ukraine project. – Taipei Times quotes RFA President Libby Liu on the decline of press freedom in Taiwan. Citations of BBG Networks – Slate cites VOA reporting on Facebook Read more »

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February 10, 2015

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About Our Networks – The Daily Signal interviews Carlos García-Pérez in a profile on the past, present and future of Radio and TV Martí. – ABC Local 10 News interviews Carlos García-Pérez on new technologies and the future of Radio and TV Martí. – CNN mentions TV Martí Read more »

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February 2, 2015

A Pakistani viewer looks at a television screen flashing suspension notice of GEO News channel in Islamabad, Pakistan, Friday, June 6, 2014. Pakistan's media regulatory agency on Friday suspended the operating license of the country's leading news channel for two weeks after a spat between the broadcaster and the country's powerful military. (AP Photo/B.K. Bangash)

About Our Networks – EurasiaNet on the media crackdown in Azerbaijan, RFE/RL’s closed bureau. – Newsweek speculates on the possibility of a closure of Radio/TV Marti in order to normalize Cuba relations. – DigitalGov publishes commentary by ODDI’s Randy Abramson on use of YouTube and Facebookvideo platforms. Citations Read more »

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January 20, 2015

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About Our Networks – Al Jazeera and Institute for War and Peace Reporting on Azerbaijan authorities targeting of RFE/RL’s station in Azerbaijan. – Dot Masr (Egyptian news site) published an article on Alhurra’s series Our Neighborhood that delves into the stories of the people it profiles and shows how they interact Read more »

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January 16, 2015

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About Our Networks – Index on Censorship mentions Azerbaijani authorities raiding RFE/RL’s Baku bureau. – Marti Noticias highlighted in rundown of Spanish-language government-created apps. – Leon Aron confirmed as a member of the Broadcasting Board of Governors - AEI Citations of BBG Networks – Washington Post and France24 use RFE/RL Armenian service video of Read more »

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December 29, 2014

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About Our Networks – New York Times, Bloomberg, AP, Reuters, BBC and many other news outlets report on the raid of RFE/RL’s Radio Azadliq offices in Baku, Azerbaijan. – Newsweek reports that militant wanted in killing of VOA’s Mukarram Khan arrested in Charsadda. – Jolyon Naegele discusses working for VOA during the final years of communism Read more »

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December 15, 2014

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About Our Networks – War on the Rocks publishes commentary by BBG Governor Matt Armstrong on the media environment in Russia. – Haaretz on detention of RFE/RL’s Khadija Ismayilova and what it may mean for Israel’s relations with Azerbaijan. – EurasiaNet notes that passages of Ukraine Freedom Support Act Read more »

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November 18, 2014

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About Our Networks – BBG networks now reach a global audience of 215 million! Radio World piece reviews the methodology. – Protecting the VOA brand. Citations of BBG Networks – Slate cites RFE/RL reporting on the types of questions that potential Western recruits ask about the ISIL lifestyle. – Christian Read more »

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