Outlets Archives: UPI

February 20, 2014

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About Out Networks – Ghana Broadcasting Corporation signs agreement with Voice of America. – George Sayevich, former VOA reporter, brutally beaten in Ukraine. Citations of BBG Networks – New York Times credits RFE/RL several times for Ukraine coverage. – USA Today and Washington Post cite RFE/RL Ukrainian Service interview with Yanukovych adviser. – Read more »

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February 18, 2014

About Our Networks – Russian state television airs anti-American film during a break from Olympic coverage. Washington Post notes that the film has a mention of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty. – Google’s search results in China do include the Voice of America. – Radio World reports that Richard Stengel will Read more »

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February 11, 2014

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About Our Networks – CNN, New York Times, and other publications note Chinese government’s refusal to grant journalists from Radio Free Asia access to Taiwan-China talks. – The BBG responds to the situation in the Central African Republic. – Dina Baidildayeva, a blogger and also a social networks Read more »

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February 10, 2014

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About Our Networks – Radio Free Asia reporters blocked from covering meeting between Taiwan and China’s top cross-Taiwan Strait policy planners. (also mentioned by AFP, Taipei Times) – Reporters Without Borders mentions Radio Free Asia as one of organizations participating in the joint evaluation of the Vietnamese government’s human rights policies. Read more »

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February 5, 2014

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About Our Networks – RFE/RL President Kevin Klose interviewed by Washington Post about his recollections of 1980 Moscow Olympics. – Asia Radio Today piece outlines media situation in Cambodia for RFA and VOA. – How the BBG’s Office of Digital & Design Innovation does UX testing. – BBG mentioned 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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January 23, 2014

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About Our Networks – Poynter, CPJ, and L’Express (French) cover beatings of RFE/RL Ukrainian Service journalists. – Government Executive reports that the Broadcasting Board of Governors has reshuffled its management team. – “This Azerbaijani investigative journalist surrenders her privacy and safety in order to speak truth to power. What have you Read more »

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January 21, 2014

Two RFERL Ukrainian journalists were beaten while covering the protests. In this side by side, their bruises and injuries are apparent.

About Our Networks – Detention and brutal beating of two RFE/RL Ukrainian Service journalists covered by Washington Post; Mashable; Interfax; RIA Novosti; AFP. A statement from the BBG & RFE/RL. – In editorial, Washington Post urges visa for David Satter. – Radio Prague interviews RFE/RL President Kevin Klose (Part 1 of 3) – The Guardian, Read more »

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January 17, 2014

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Citations of BBG Networks – North Korea may have enormous reserves of minerals and rare earths. Time quotes Voice of America interview with Korean studies researcher. – Wall Street Journal includes RFE/RL’s report on Iranian Intelligence Minister’s aversion to corruption allegations in its corruption roundup. – The Korea Read more »

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January 15, 2014

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About Our Networks – David Satter visa rejection covered across international media: Reuters; Washington Post; Index on Censorship; Mashable; CPJ; CNN; Forbes opinion piece. David Satter op-ed in the Wall Street Journal; Broadcasting Board of Governors issues a statement; Hudson Institute issues a statement. – Prague Post on the harassment of VOA and RFE/RL journalists in Ukraine. Citations of BBG Networks Read more »

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