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“I want you to know we are not part of Daesh…You ask us to share our stories, I have thousands of stories, but I have been waiting for someone that will listen.”
Woman in Mosul, IraqPosted on Raise Your Voice Facebook page
RFA announced the hiring of veteran journalist Min Lee Mitchell as its new Managing Director for East Asia.
John Lansing, BBG’s CEO and Director, appeared on the February 10th episode of NPR’s long-running weekday show Morning Edition.
Every week, more than 278 million million listeners, viewers and Internet users around the world turn on, tune in and log onto U.S. international broadcasting programs. The day-to-day broadcasting activities are carried out by the individual BBG international broadcasters.
Voice of America provides trusted and objective news and information in 45 languages to a measured weekly audience of more than 236.6 million people around the world.
RFE/RL reaches 26.9 million people in 26 languages and in 23 countries, including Afghanistan, Iran, Pakistan, Russia, and Ukraine.
OCB oversees Radio and Television Martí at its headquarters in Miami, Florida. Combined with the online platform, martinoticias.com, the Martís are a one-of-a-kind service that brings unbiased, objective information to all Cubans.
RFA journalists provide uncensored, fact-based news to citizens of these countries, among the world’s worst media environments.
MBN is the non-profit news organization that operates Alhurra Television, Radio Sawa and MBN Digital reaching audiences in 22 countries across the Middle East and North Africa.
“Alhurra's coverage of Daesh has changed my thinking…I thought Daesh was good…but I've seen now the execution and murder. So that changed my thinking about Daesh.”