All posts tagged Michael McFaul

BBG’s Michael Meehan: human rights leaders in Russia are under unbelievable threats

BBG Watch Commentary Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) member Michael Meehan said that human rights leaders in Russia are under unbelievable threats from President Putin and his government. He promised that U.S. international broadcasters, including Radio Liberty and the Voice …

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BBG Governors offer support to journalists in nations without free media

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_22296" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="BBG Governor Victor Ashe, U.S. Ambassador to Cambodia William Todd, and RFA President Libby Liu speak with journalists and staff at the

BBG Governors McCue and Meehan urge RFE/RL to work on returning fired journalists to Radio Liberty

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“In particular, we have asked Acting RFE/RL President Kevin Klose and his team to continue their timely outreach now under way to all the former

BBG Governors McCue and Meehan met in Moscow with Alexeeva and with fired Radio Liberty staffers

(Photo - from left to right) Former (fired) Radio Liberty human rights reporter Kristina Gorelik, Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) member and Radio Free Europe /

Radio Liberty-in-Exile appeals to Obama and Romney for help, former Reagan campaign official adds his support

The Radio Liberty-in-Exile group of fired journalists and those who resigned in protest against actions of the American management of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) has appealed to

BBG Strategy and Budget Committee to discuss Radio Liberty in Russia

According to an officials announcement on the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) website, the BBG Strategy and Budget Committee will meet in a closed session on Thursday

Keeping Radio Liberty Russian Service director in Moscow will make the job of Putin's secret police much easier

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) has a new president and new senior managers, none of whom is a Russian scholar or a journalist with significant international reporting

US ‘must do more’ to promote Russian democracy — NED

Democracy Digest from the National Endowment for Democracy (NED): The Obama administration has pursued “a robust strategy for supporting democratic change and civil society development in Russia,”

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