VOA Urdu launches new television show in Pakistan

Promotional banner for VOA360, Monday–Friday 7:30pm on AJJ news

View360, a daily news magazine show for Pakistan launching April 17, will provide its Pakistani audience objective and impartial news, as well as analysis on national and international events.

UNESCO lauds Ismayilova amid mounting pressure for journalist’s freedom

On World Press Freedom Day, imprisoned Azerbaijani investigative reporter and RFE/RL contributor Khadija Ismayilova was named the 2016 recipient of theUNESCO/Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize, as journalists and activists around the world invoked the day’s message to call for her release.