Governor Matt Armstrong Visits RFE/RL in Prague

four people standing in a radio control room
Governor Matt Armstrong met with RFE/RL President Kevin Klose and Regional Director Akbar Ayazi, Radio Azadi journalist Sharifa Esmatullah.

BBG Governor Matt Armstrong met with RFE/RL journalists and directors from each of the language services, new media managers and senior executives during a visit to the network’s headquarters in Prague from October 30 through November 1.  Armstrong also met with Czech Deputy Foreign Minister Jiri Schneider and Steven Kashkett, the Deputy Chief of Mission at the U.S. Embassy in Prague.

RFE/RL President Kevin Klose joined several of the high-energy conversations with RFE/RL staff, including a  Q&A session with Governor Armstrong and a meeting with young women journalists who spoke eloquently about why they work for RFE/RL and their desires and goals for their home societies.