Outlets Archives: Yonhap

January 26, 2015

VOA in Russia

About Our Networks – Alhurra TV’s new show Our Neighbourhood profiled in Daily News Egypt. – Quartz reports on RT displeasure with comment by BBG CEO Andrew Lack. – “In the early ’90s, we lived overseas. And my mother bought us a huge AM/FM shortwave radio from SkyMall so we 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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November 28, 2014

VOA in Russia

About Our Networks – Pashto music legend and music producer for VOA’s Radio Deewa, Sardar Ali Takkar will perform at the Nobel Peace Prize ceremony. – Washington Post writes that Alhurra’s footage is the only public video evidence of the death of Miriam Carey, driver in 2013 car chase 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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November 12, 2014

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About Our Networks – New York Times says new Russian news agency’s network of bureaus resembles structure of RFE/RL. – Buzzfeed and USA Today report that CNN will leave Russian market, note that Voice of America and other broadcasters have also been forced out of the media market and are Read more »

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October 30, 2014

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About Our Networks – Arturo Sandoval remembers VOA jazz broadcasts. Citations of BBG Networks – The News Tribune cites Alhurra reporting on Islamic State executions of more than 40 Sunni men. – CPJ cites RFE/RL’s Golnaz Esfandiari on Iran acid attacks. – Reuters quotes RFA interview with Aung San Suu Read more »

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October 28, 2014

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About Our Networks – VOA Ukrainian’s Myroslava Gongadze is co-moderating a series of televised parliamentary election debates on the First National TV channel in Ukraine. Mediasapiens (Ukrainian trade publication) and First National TV (Ukrainian TV channel), along with other publications, have noted her participation. Citations of BBG Networks – New York Read more »

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October 22, 2014

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About Our Networks – Heritage Foundation calls for the U.S. to increase the BBG’s capabilities to counter Russian propaganda. – Radio World notes BBG Director of Communications and External Affairs Lynne Weil’s upcoming move to USGLC. Citations of BBG Networks – Reuters, Los Angeles Times, Denver Post, Deutsche Welle cite VOA reporting on Read more »

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October 2, 2014

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About Our Networks – Business Insider profiles RFE/RL’s role reporting in Ukraine. – RFE/RL’s Khadija Ismayilova threatened with arrest in Azerbaijan. – NTDTV mentions RFA in piece about Hong Kong coverage around the world. – “Through Voice of America and Radio Free Europe, rock music penetrated the Iron Curtain with messages Read more »

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September 24, 2014

(AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)

About Our Networks – Variety, Politico, Broadcasting & Cable, and Radio World report that the BBG intends to hire Andrew Lack as the first CEO of U.S. international media. Citations of BBG Networks – Yonhap cites VOA report on the 3-year low in North Korea’s daily food ration per capita. – DPA Read more »

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