New VOA Director sworn in

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The Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) had an introduction and swearing-in ceremony for the new director of the Voice of America.

BBG networks present a unified strategy

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In addition to Board business, the board honored Voice of America stringer Almigdad Mojalli, who was killed in an air raid while reporting in Yemen. The Board recognized the VOA Creole Service which celebrated its 30th anniversary this month. In addition, Chief Executive Officer and Director of the BBG John Lansing delivered his report to the board and moderate a discussion with the heads of the BBG networks regarding enhanced coordination efforts.