Outlets Archives: UPI

May 20, 2015

TV Marti reporter Karen Caballero talking to reporters after being ejected from press conference by Cuban officials.

About Our Networks – WLRN asks if anybody listens to Radio Marti. (Fact: They do. And happy anniversary, Radio Marti!) – Radio World notes that today marks the 30th anniversary of Radio Marti. – “Radio Free Asia and Voice of America, beam critical reports deep into [Cambodia]” – TVB Europe 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 13, 2015

Woman in radio studio.

About Our Networks – Index on Censorship and VOA report that Khadija Ismayilova’s court hearing has been postponed indefinitely. – Foreign Policy piece about using truth to fight Russian propaganda mentions VOA. – “This radio I’m holding is absolutely essential. It’s about 20 years old. The letters are worn off the 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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April 28, 2015

The news team of OCB's Antena Live report on the historic shift in U.S-Cuba relations on December 17, 2014.

About Our Networks – BBC runs amazing RFE/RL Ukrainian Service video of a fox making a sandwich (1.9 million views on Facebook). – Last day in Saigon. UPI quotes RFA’s Dan Southerland on the last day of the Vietnam War. – In obituary, Washington Post mentions Wladyslaw Bartoszewski‘s writing 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 10, 2015

Radio Martí host Lizandra Díaz-Blanco interviews TK.

About Our Networks – Index on Censorship to hold event in London on human rights on Azerbaijan. Announcement notes the forceful closure of RFE/RL’s Baku Bureau. – Talk Radio News reports on Radio Marti’s 20% listenership in Cuba. Citations of BBG Networks – SFist uses VOA video, Read more »

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April 9, 2015

Lizandra Diaz

About Our Networks – Independent poll of Cubans reveals attitudinal trends, notes that 20% said they listen to Radio Marti. – Panorama reports that journalist who filed a complaint against RFE/RL’s Khadija Ismayilova would like to withdraw it. – Piece about a possible Voice of Nigeria transition to TV mentions Read more »

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April 8, 2015

David Ensor

About Our Networks – Washington Post, USA Today, New York Times, Government Executive report on the resignation of VOA Director David Ensor. Citations of BBG Networks – UPI and Express Tribune cite VOA reporting on North Korean diplomatic envoys to Pakistan arrested for illegal sale of alcohol. – Want China Times cites VOA reporting Read more »

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April 6, 2015

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About Our Networks – Radio World reports on Radio Free Asia’s adoption of Linux more than a decade ago for a cost-effective and efficient tech setup. Citations of BBG Networks – NPR quotes VOA reporting on deadly attack at Kenya’s Garissa University College. – Al Arabiya quotes RFE/RL report Read more »

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