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VOA Afghan TV Program Links Kabul And Washington Studios – BBG Press Release

VOA Afghan TV Program Links Kabul And Washington Studios – BBG Press Release

BBG PRESS RELEASE VOA Afghan TV Program Links Kabul And Washington Studios Voice of America and Channel One TV (1TV) in Afghanistan are teaming up on a high-tech, international town hall style televis... Read On

Afghan President Hamid Karzai (right) sits down with RFE/RL’s Akbar Ayazi in Kabul on November 26.

RFE/RL’s Exclusive Interview With Afghan President Hamid Karzai – BBG Press Release

BBG PRESS RELEASE RFE/RL’s Exclusive Interview With Afghan President Hamid Karzai NOVEMBER 26, 2013 Akbar Ayazi, Unit Director of Radio Free Afghanistan and Radio Mashaal, interviewed Afghan President... Read On

VOA Special Examines Kennedy Legacy Through The Eyes Of Key Witnesses

VOA Special Examines Kennedy Legacy Through The Eyes Of Key Witnesses

BBG Watch Commentary There are many great and talented reporters and broadcasters working at the Voice of America (VOA). While the organization is currently experiencing a deep crisis due to years of ... Read On

Voice of America Albanian Service, one of the best international broadcasting outlets in the world, marks 70th anniversary

Voice of America Albanian Service, one of the best international broadcasting outlets in the world, marks 70th anniversary

BBG Watch Commentary The Voice of America (VOA) Albanian Service, considered one of the best international broadcasting outlets not only within the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) but worldwide,... Read On

Aung San Suu Kyi's visit underscores importance of VOA and RFA radio for freedom advocates in oppressed nations

Aung San Suu Kyi's visit underscores importance of VOA and RFA radio for freedom advocates in oppressed nations

BBG Watch Commentary On the occasion of VOA’s 70th anniversary this year, Aung San Suu Kyi said it was like the birthday of a friend, “because the VOA and other broadcasting stations were the friends ... Read On

BBG member Michael Meehan and Radio Free Asia president meet with Dalai Lama

BBG member Michael Meehan and Radio Free Asia president meet with Dalai Lama

In a meeting last Thursday in Chicago with His Holiness the Dalai Lama, member of the Broadcasting Board of Governors Michael Meehan and the president of Radio Free Asia (RFA) Libby Liu discussed R... Read On

Obama, Clinton, Dalai Lama, Aung San Suu Kyi congratulate VOA on 70th anniversary amid severe cuts

Obama, Clinton, Dalai Lama, Aung San Suu Kyi congratulate VOA on 70th anniversary amid severe cuts

As the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) plans to eliminate and reduce numerous Voice of America (VOA) broadcasting services as part of the Obama Administration proposed budget for fiscal year 201... Read On

Officials hail Voice of America TV interview in Persian with Hillary Clinton;  then what about TV to China? — BBG Watch

Officials hail Voice of America TV interview in Persian with Hillary Clinton; then what about TV to China? — BBG Watch

The Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) is right to brag that the Voice of America (VOA) — one of several U.S. Read On

VOA Interview: Former First Lady Laura Bush Reflects on Sept. 11

VOA Interview: Former First Lady Laura Bush Reflects on Sept. 11

This is from a BBG press release but it is an example of how VOA journalists succeed at their jobs despite all odds. One wonders, of course, why it was not the current First Lady being interviewed by ... Read On

Richard Gere: Tibet's monks get news from VOA radio

Richard Gere: Tibet's monks get news from VOA radio

Richard Gere — “How did they |monks in Tibet | know the new President would be meeting with their revered spiritual leader? By listening to the Voice of America.” Speaking in June at... Read On

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