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Andrei Babitsky

Open letter of Radio Liberty Chechnya war reporter Andrei Babitsky to RFE/RL president Steven Korn

BBG Watch Commentary In an open letter to Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) President and CEO Steven Korn, Andrei Babitsky, one of the most famous among Radio Liberty investigative journalists and war reporters still employed by the U.S. taxpayer-supported media …

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anonymous surfer

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty journalist responds to RFE/RL president Steven Korn’s resignation letter

Below are my comments, in bold, to President Steve Korn’s resignation letter  sent to the Board Of

Still in fear of Steven Korn and his deputies, RFE/RL journalists continue to ignore controversy and need for balance

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_18935" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="RFE/RL English News Website, Jan. 1, 2013"][/caption] "For the first time ever the RFE/RL newsroom has published 'information' that we have every

U.S. Must Take Immediate Action to Save Radio Liberty in Russia

BBG Watch Commentary U.S. Must Take Immediate Action to Save Radio Liberty in Russia by Mario Corti and Ted Lipien What does the Broadcasting Board of Governors, the federal agency in

Radio Free Asia Tibetan Service covers extensively protests in Tibet and China despite recent dismissal of its director

BBG Watch Commentary The Radio Free Asia (RFA) Tibetan Service leads all international broadcasters in quick, extensive and objective reporting on the current unrest in Tibet

From Radio Liberty to “Radio Gessen” – Milestones of the Road Map

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_18002" align="aligncenter" width="512" caption="Link to Radio Liberty Kazakh Service Video 'Agent' produced for RFE/RL by Wi-Fi 25"][/caption]

From Radio Liberty to "Radio Gessen" - Milestones

Russian media report on launching of Radio Liberty in Exile news website SvobodaNew.com

[caption id="attachment_17937" align="aligncenter" width="734" caption="Rambler.ru on SvobodaNew.com"][/caption] Interfax, the biggest non-governmental Russian news agency, reported the launching of SvobodaNew.com, the news and information website

Broadcasting Board of Governors – Information War Lost – Insubordination and Rebellion

Broadcasting Board of Governors - Information War Lost - Insubordination and Rebellion by The Federalist “There is something about a sense of entitlement and of having

RFE/RL management blocks employee access to Radio Liberty in Exile website SvobodaNew.com

BBG Watch Commentary The Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) and the management of BBG-supervised Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) often complain when countries like Iran and China block

Broadcasting Board of Governors Information War Lost: A Thousand Words in a Picture

[caption id="attachment_17819" align="aligncenter" width="640" caption="BBG's Bruce Sherman, Director, Office of Strategy and Development, speaking to empty chairs"][/caption]   Broadcasting Board of Governors Information War Lost: A Thousand Words in a Picture by

Radio-Liberty-in-Exile

Radio Liberty in Exile posts RFE/RL president Steven Korn’s dismissive comments about Russian opposition leaders

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_17509" align="aligncenter" width="559" caption="RFE/RL president Stven Korn with his deputy Julia Ragona (direct left) looking at Radio Liberty in Exile protesters in Moscow"][/caption]

RFE/RL censors comments critical of its top management

[caption id="attachment_17506" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Pavel Litvinov, human rights activist censored by RFE/RL"][/caption] This report was prepared for BBG Watch by a retired RFE/RL senior Russian Service editor. UPDATE:

Broadcasting Board of Governors – Information War Lost – The Gifting Continues – BBG Press Releases October 2012

Broadcasting Board of Governors - Information War Lost - The Gifting Continues - BBG Press Releases October 2012 by The Federalist We offer commentary on Broadcasting Board of Governors/International

Washington Times publishes op-ed by former journalism student intern at Radio Liberty

[caption id="attachment_17011" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Kirill Filimonov protesting last Tuesday at the U.S. Embassy in Moscow"][/caption] The Washington Times newspaper has published an op-ed by a young Russian

‘Special operation’ at Radio Liberty Moscow – Part Two

"I remember guards at our beloved RFE/RL Moscow editorial office and frozen eyes of bureaucrats saying 'Thank you, we no longer need your service. Here is your compensation,

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