All posts tagged Mikhail Sokolov

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

BBG Watch Commentary “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 Radio Liberty journalists, whose expertise could assist in providing important insight and …

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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 /

Russia Talking to Itself – journalists discuss media landscape and Radio Liberty

[caption id="attachment_16699" align="alignleft" width="100" caption="Z. Dzieciolowski"][/caption] Kremlin control of the Russian media may not be absolute, though it comes pretty close, and the few independent media have to

U.S. – Russia panel on Magnitsky may cover Chechnya, includes critics of Radio Liberty firings

BBG Watch Commentary Monday's, April 22, the Hundson Institue panel in Washington, DC on U.S. - Russia relations, the Magnitsky Act, and the future

Radio Liberty in Exile covers Navalny trial with videos, photos, interviews and news reports

BBG Watch Commentary Radio Liberty in Exile covers Navalny trial with videos, photos, interviews and news reports [caption id="attachment_21851" align="alignleft" width="421" caption="Supporter of Navalny, photo by Yuri Timofeev"][/caption] Russian journalists

Message from IBB Deputy Director Trimble to Radio Liberty in Exile read at 60th anniversary in Moscow

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_12405" align="alignleft" width="75" caption="Jeff Trimble"][/caption] At a gathering in Moscow of Russian journalists, intellectuals, artists, human rights leaders and politicians to mark the 60th anniversary

Fired Radio Liberty journalist Mikhail Sokolov has no doubts station will return to its former, now abandoned mission

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_17845" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Mikhail Gorbachev with fired Radio Liberty journalist Mikhail Sokolov (Radio Liberty in Exile)"][/caption] Fired Radio Liberty political journalist Mikhail Sokolov believes

60 RL: Former RFE/RL News Director Terry Willey comments on dismissal of Radio Liberty journalists

[caption id="attachment_20350" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="60 Years of Radio Liberty - Radio Liberty in Exile Banner"][/caption] BBG Watch is posting under its

Radio Liberty in Exile issues statement on meeting with RFE/RL acting president Kevin Klose

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_19186" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Radio Liberty n Exile"][/caption] After much internal debate, journalists of Radio Liberty in Exile issued a

Images and videos that changed Broadcasting Board of Governors’ position on RFE/RL

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"On the day Kevin Klose assumes his duties as Acting President and CEO or Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL), BBG Watch would like to present again

Radio Liberty in Exile journalists add new features to their “New Liberty” website, get attention from BBG

BBG Watch Commentary Radio Liberty in Exile (Facebook Page) journalists have added several new features to their New Liberty (Novaya Svoboda) website, SvobodaNew.com despite operating

Anna Politkovskaya journalism student award goes to Irina Chevtayeva, another reporter who left Radio Liberty in protest

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_18806" align="aligncenter" width="606" caption="Irina Chevtayeva, who resigned in protest from Radio Liberty last September, won the "Anna Politkovskaya Award" for journalism students in the nomination

Former RFE/RL News Director Terry Willey comments on dismissal of Radio Liberty journalists

[caption id="attachment_18175" align="alignleft" width="215" caption="Radio Liberty QSL Card, image from Richard H. Cummings' Cold War Blog"][/caption] Terry Willey was Director of the News and Current Affairs Division

Russia expert David Satter offers scathing criticism of RFE/RL president Steven Korn

BBG Watch Commentary In a wide-ranging interview recored at the Ekho Moskvy radio station, Russia scholar, journalist and author David Satter

New Radio Liberty ignores Gorbachev’s new book, misses Obama-Putin call and other news stories

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_17845" align="aligncenter" width="576" caption="Mikhail Gorbachev with Mikhail Sokolov (Radio Liberty in Exile)"][/caption] The Washington Post had a AP story about the release of former president

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