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John Lenczowski

The Voice of America Shouldn’t Be A Whisper by John Lenczowski | BBG Watch report

The Voice of America Shouldn’t Be A Whisper by John Lenczowski | BBG Watch report BBG Watch Commentary In an Wall Street Journal op-ed, former President Reagan’s Soviet affairs advisor John Lenczowski argues for a presidentially-appointed full-time director of U.S. …

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Mario Corti

Letter to the Editor from Mario Corti

Andrei Babitsky is viewed as one of Radio Liberty’s most courageous reporters. Wikipedia article on Andrei Babitsky (Russian: Андрей

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

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Dezinformatsiya: West’s media recycle Ukraine myths, Putin refines totalitarian tactic

Democracy Digest from the National Endowment for Democracy (NED): Journalists like The Washington Post’s Eugene Robinson are witlessly recycling Kremlin propaganda, notes analyst George Weigel.

Ukraine – Worldwide condemnation for brutal attacks on over 50 journalists in Ukraine

International Freedom of Expression eXchange: IFEX members strongly condemn recent attacks on journalists and threats to free expression during public demonstrations in Kyiv and call for those

Journalists attacked while covering protests in Kiev

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A video report by a Euronews cameraman shows him being attacked by police during clashes in Kiev. (YouTube/Euronews)

New York, December 2, 2013--At

Vitaly Portnikov at Radio Liberty 60th anniversary event in Moscow voices support for fired journalists

The 60th anniversary event was organized in Moscow on March 1 by Radio Liberty in Exile, a group of fired Radio Liberty journalists and their supporters.

Russian Service is not the only victim of management actions at RFE/RL

BBG Watch Commentary A commentary sent to BBG Watch by a journalist whose articles have been published on the Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) English-language website points out

Radio Liberty crisis that didn’t go away in two weeks – media review update, Jan. 12, 2013

BBG Watch Commentary After the outgoing president of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) Steven Korn fired last September dozens of some of the best and most respected independent

One of Ukraine’s most famous journalists welcomes resignation of RFE/RL president

BBG Watch Commentary One of Ukraine's most famous independent journalists Vitali Portnikov welcomed the resignation of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL)

Democracy assistance under attack in Ukraine — NED

Democracy Digest from the National Endowment for Democracy (NED): The European Union will not compromise on issues of democracy in developing closer ties with Ukraine, the EU's Enlargement

Freedom House Denounces Arrest And Continued Harassment of Yulia Tymoshenko

Freedom House: Freedom House today expresses its outrage at the arrest of former Ukrainian prime minister and opposition leader Yulia Tymoshenko and calls for her immediate release.

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Count on BBG to cut programs if there will be a crisis

Shortly before which wars/uprisings/major crises did BBG executives proposed or implemented broadcasting cuts to the affected countries. Please vote on USGBroadcasts.com website and check it for answers. The Jasmine

Gongadze murder suspect’s trial should be open to public

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New York, August 16, 2011--The Pechersky District Court in Kyiv must open to the public the ongoing trial against Aleksei Pukach, a

Ukraine – Former president indicted in journalist’s murder

International Freedom of Expression eXchange: Eleven years after the murder of online journalist Georgy Gongadze, prosecutors indicted former President Leonid Kuchma on abuse-of-office charges in connection with

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