All posts tagged U.S. Helsinki Commission

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 Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe, is urging the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) to continue operating Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty’s (RFE/RL) Balkan Service …

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Lyudmila Alexeeva, staunch ally of fired Radio Liberty journalists, nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_17546" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Lyudmila Alexeeva"][/caption] As reported by Dr. Paul Goble on his scholarly Window on Eurasia

Former Radio Liberty broadcaster calls on Secretary Clinton to confront damage to U.S. public diplomacy caused by BBG and RFE/RL officials

[caption id="attachment_10395" align="aligncenter" width="549" caption="Secretary of State Hillary Clinton says the United States is losing the information war."][/caption] The Honorable Hillary Rodham Clinton U.S. Department of State 2201 C Street

Lyudmila Alexeyeva

Human rights leaders in Russia condemn mass firing of Radio Liberty journalists

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_16754" align="alignleft" width="199" caption="Lyudmila Alexeyeva, photo by Владимир Липка (Vladimir Lipka)"][/caption] Reports in Russian media say that a letter of protest sent to the Secretary

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