All posts tagged Vladimir Ryzhkov

Case against informational appeasement of Putin’s Russia

BBG Watch Commentary An important article by Edward Lucas published by the Washington, DC-based Center for European Policy Analysis (CEPA), “Rethinking Russia: The Paradox of Paranoia,” makes a strong case against appeasement of Russian leaders by the United States and …

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Stratfor analyzes silencing of Radio Liberty

Stratfor, a subscription-based provider of geopolitical analysis, published a article on the Kremlin's crackdown on independent media and political opposition in Russia, citing the silencing of Radio

Radio Liberty-in-Exile posts YouTube video of Lyudmila Alexeeva confronting RFE/RL president Steven Korn

Almost the complete transcript of Lyudmila Alexeeva's statement can be found in this earlier BBG Watch report:

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Human rights activist Lyudmila Alexeeva stopped cooperating with Radio Liberty, accused RFE/RL president Korn of mistreating journalists

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_17546" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="under wild capitalism... people are not treated the way you treated... the people at Radio Liberty"][/caption] Famous Russian human rights activist

Former Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Kasyanov appeals to the Broadcasting Board of Governors over mass firing of Radio Liberty journalists

Mikhail Kasyanov, one of the signatories of the protest letter to the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) over the mass firing of Radio Liberty journalists and cancellation

Breaking News – Gorbachev, other Russian opposition leaders defend fired Radio Liberty journalists, criticize U.S. management and Obama administration

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