Tag Archive: Myroslava Gongadze

Correcting Voice of America history

BBG Watch Former Voice of America (VOA) acting associate director, Ted Lipien, who earlier in his VOA career was also in charge of broadcasts to Poland, has written a letter to the editor of National Review applauding its article on…
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VOA’s Myroslava Gongadze in National Review

BBG Watch Media National Review, a mainstream conservative magazine founded by author William F. Buckley, Jr. in 1955, has published online an interview with Voice of America Ukrainian Service television anchor Myroslava Gongadze. Her husband, journalist Georgiy Gongadze, was abducted…
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Former BBG member: Ukrainians stand for national unity

BBG Watch Commentary Co-leader of International Republican Institute’s (IRI) delegation of election observers Victor Ashe, former United States Ambassador to Poland and former member of the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG), commented on Sunday’s parliamentary elections in Ukraine that “the…
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RT hammers VOA in social media

RT report from earlier today, June 2, 2014, dealing with U.S. news, “Republicans criticize US swap with Taliban, warn of ‘very dangerous’ precedent,” had over 1,000 Facebook “Shares,” 140 Tweets, and 85 Google+ as of 2:00 PM EDT Tuesday. By comparison, a…
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Is VOA hobbling?

BBG Watch Commentary The latest example of VOA’s hobbled state was observed on Sunday, April 20, 2014. VOA’s English, Ukrainian and Russian services provided no online original reporting, much less news analysis, on the White House announcement about Vice President…
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