VOA correspondent Ayesha Tanzeem speaks to refugees in Hungary

The Broadcasting Board of Governors today released its annual impact numbers, including an unprecedented weekly measured audience of 226 million.  The increase includes substantial gains in digital and television audiences in highly competitive media markets that are of strategic importance to the United States.

BBG Audience Reach Doubles in Ukraine

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WASHINGTON — The audience of U.S. international media (USIM) networks in Ukraine has doubled in the past year, according to newest polling data from a nation-wide survey conducted in April 2014.