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John Lenczowski

The Voice of America Shouldn’t Be A Whisper by John Lenczowski | BBG Watch report

The Voice of America Shouldn’t Be A Whisper by John Lenczowski | BBG Watch report BBG Watch Commentary In an Wall Street Journal op-ed, former President Reagan’s Soviet affairs advisor John Lenczowski argues for a presidentially-appointed full-time director of U.S. …

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Mario Corti

Letter to the Editor from Mario Corti

Andrei Babitsky is viewed as one of Radio Liberty’s most courageous reporters. Wikipedia article on Andrei Babitsky (Russian: Андрей

Senator Roger F. Wicker

Senator Wicker pushes to keep foreign radio services open — IBB wants them cut to keep its own budget and positions

BBG Watch Commentary U.S. Senator Roger Wicker, R-Miss., a leading Senator on the

David Satter, RFERL Photo by Laura Mir

CUSIB Statement on Denial of Visa by Russia to David Satter

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 14, 2014 CUSIB Statement on Denial of Visa by Russia to David Satter Committee for U.S. International Broadcasting (CUSIB) is appalled by the Russian Government's denial

China – Don’t forget Liu Xiaobo, held for the past five years

Reporters Sans Frontières (RSF) - Four years ago today, a Beijing court sentenced the leading Chinese free speech advocate Liu Xiaobo , winner of the 2010

Ukraine – Worldwide condemnation for brutal attacks on over 50 journalists in Ukraine

International Freedom of Expression eXchange: IFEX members strongly condemn recent attacks on journalists and threats to free expression during public demonstrations in Kyiv and call for those

Journalists attacked while covering protests in Kiev

Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) -

A video report by a Euronews cameraman shows him being attacked by police during clashes in Kiev. (YouTube/Euronews)

New York, December 2, 2013--At

Uighurs fear fresh crackdown following Tiananmen ‘premeditated attack’

Chinese authorities declared Wednesday that the fiery vehicle crash in Tiananmen Square this week was a deliberate terrorist attack and said five men have been arrested for

Azerbaijan – Internet freedom under increasing attack in Azerbaijan, report finds

International Freedom of Expression eXchange: A new report by the Expression Online Initiative, led by the Institute for Reporters' Freedom and Safety, cites restrictive laws and politically-motivated

Russia – Court strips national news agency of its licence

Reporters Sans Frontières (RSF) - Reporters Without Borders is appalled by a Moscow court's decision today to grant a request by the Federal Agency for the

Moscow court revokes news agency’s license

Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) -

New York, October 31, 2013--The Committee to Protect Journalists is alarmed by a decision by the Moscow City Court today to

Briefing with Belarusian Civil Society and Human Rights Activists

Democracy Digest from the National Endowment for Democracy (NED): Despite upcoming major international and domestic events that will draw attention to Belarus, in particular the 2014

Russia – Setback for freedom of information as Duma passes restrictive new laws

Reporters Sans Frontières (RSF) - Reporters Without Borders is deeply concerned at the approval by the lower house of the Russian Parliament, the Duma, two days

Gorelik Receives MHG Journalism Prize

Fired Radio Liberty reporter Kristina Gorelik receives Moscow Helsinki Group Journalism Prize

BBG Watch Commentary Kristina Gorelik (Кристина Горелик), fired last September by American taxpayer-funded Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) along with


Radio Free Europe and Radio Liberty Board plans to hear directly from fired Radio Liberty journalists

BBG Watch Commentary Members of the Broadcasting Board of Governors and Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty Board of Directors are planning to consult former Radio Liberty journalists in

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