Outlets Archives: Vice

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 7, 2015

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About Our Networks – NHK report on U.S. international media. (2015 translation of May 2014 report) – BBG Interim CEO and Director Andre Mendes discusses press freedom in São Tomé and Príncipe (in Portugese: video 1, video 2). –DigitalGov interviews BBG’s Will Sullivan on mobile app development. Citations of Read more »

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March 6, 2015

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About Our Networks – Assistant Secretary of State Victoria Nuland speaks about BBG request for more Russian-language programming. – Radio Taiwan interviews RFA’s Catherine Antoine about women in China and RFA’s new e-book. – Al-Monitor piece about challenges for actresses in Gaza quotes Alhurra reporter Wissam Yassine. – “I always Read more »

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March 2, 2015

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About Our Networks – Washington Post editorial highlights Azerbaijan’s pressure on RFE/RL. – Los Angeles Times piece recalls the smuggling of 500 radios into Cuba so that dissidents couldlisten to Radio Marti. Citations of BBG Networks – New York Times cites VOA reporting on U.S. plan Read more »

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February 18, 2015

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About Our Networks – BBC on Azerbaijan detentions, including Khadija Ismaylova. – RFE/RL mentioned in Washington Post piece about countering extremism. – Washington Post notes that VOA reporter Michael Lipin is one of the founders of Dupont Circle snowball fight tradition. Citations of BBG Networks – UPI, Fox News, Vice cite VOA reporting on new Read more »

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January 23, 2015

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About Our Networks – All Access Music Group reports that Andy Lack sworn in as CEO of the Broadcasting Board of Governors. Citations of BBG Networks – Washington Post cites VOA reporting within piece on Iraqi Torah recently found in Jerusalem. – Vice cites RFE/RL report on police 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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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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November 6, 2014

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About Our Networks – “Fueled by the BBC, the Voice of America, and rock ‘n’ roll, the revolutions of 1989 freed much of Eastern Europe.” Citations of BBG Networks – Vice cites VOA’s Ukrainian service reporting on the men who “monitored” Ukraine’s rebel elections. – The Read more »

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October 24, 2014

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Citations of BBG Networks – New York Times cites RFA report that a Tibetan religious leader was sentenced to 2.5 years in prison. – Vice quotes RFE/RL’s blog post about the possibility of ISIL ideology spreading to Russia. – Los Angeles Times quotes 2006 RFA interview with Chinese activist Read more »

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