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

Kremlin control of the Russian media may not be absolute, though it comes pretty close, and the few independent media have to watch their backs constantly. Aleksey Levinson, Mikhail Sokolov and Zygmunt Dzieciolowski discuss the specifics of the situation in …

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Radio Liberty Drawing by Alexei Yorsh

Radio Liberty faces Die Hard moment, Russia’s government website reports

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_20864" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Radio Liberty Drawing by Alexei Yorsh"][/caption] Russia Beyond the Headlines English-language news website run by a leading Russian daily Rossiyskaya Gazeta, the

“Die Hard” – Radio Liberty at 60

Novaya Gazeta, an independent Russian newspaper set up by former President Mikhail Gorbachev with the money from his 1990 Nobel

"Die Hard" – Radio Liberty at 60

Novaya Gazeta, an independent Russian newspaper set up by former President Mikhail Gorbachev with the money from his 1990 Nobel

Gessen’s attacks on Radio Liberty’s American supporters bring more negative Russian media coverage

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_18591" align="alignleft" width="637" caption="Radio Liberty in Exile Photo"][/caption] Recent attacks in Russian by Masha Gessen, the new head of Radio Liberty's Russian Service, on leaders

‘Special operation’ at Radio Liberty in Moscow

BBG Watch Commentary It is being described as the Korn-Ragona special operation. Some were called at home early in the morning by a receptionist. Others found out something was

‘Special operation’ at Radio Liberty in Moscow, Part One

BBG Watch Commentary Also read: 'Special operation' at Radio Liberty Moscow, Part Two It is being described as the Korn-Ragona

Russia – Neo-Nazi husband and wife go on trial for double murder of lawyer and journalist

Reporters Sans Frontières (RSF) - The trial of two people accused of the murder of Stanislav Markelov , a human rights lawyer specialised in Chechnya, and

Belarus – At least 25 journalists detained, two of them facing 15-year jail terms

Reporters Sans Frontières (RSF) - At least 25 journalists were arrested (see list below) during the violent crackdown on post-election protests in downtown Minsk on 19


Russia – Authorities claim to have identified human rights activist’s murderer | Reporters Without Borders | RSF

Reporters Sans Frontières (RSF) - Alexander Bastrykin, the chief investigator at the Russian prosecutor's office, today told a visiting delegation from the New York-based Committee to

Russia – Police raid Moscow weekly in bid to identify sources

Reporters Sans Frontières (RSF) - Reporters Without Borders condemns yesterday's three-hour raid on The New Times, an independent Moscow-based weekly, by armed and masked police officers

Journalist threatened, warned not to publish investigative report

International Freedom of Expression eXchange: CPJ called on authorities to prosecute the perpetrators who made death threats against "Novaya Gazeta" correspondent Iryna Khalip.

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The Kremlin’s Channel & Free Media Online Blog, February 2, 2009, San Francisco -- This article by

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