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U.S. Ambassador raises concerns over Russian foreign-media legislation
Huntsman said during his November 17 visit to the Moscow Bureau of RFE/RL and VOA that the legislation passed by Russia’s State Duma two days prior is a “big concern.”
U.S. Ambassador to RussiaWatch the interview »
Ali Nur Siad, a freelance cameraman, was killed in Saturday’s bomb blast in Mogadishu while working VOA Somali reporter Abdulkadir Mohamed Abdulle, who was among those wounded in the attack.
The third season of the program, Arabic for ‘A Lady is Worth 100 Men,’ will premiere on Saturday, October 14 at 10:00 p.m. (Cairo time) and follows four young Egyptian women over a nine-episode series.
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Voice of America provides trusted and objective news and information in 47 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.
“VOA Afrique is the site that provides the right information from around the world. I listen to radio VOA Afrique each day to follow the good works that God blesses or curses us.”
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