Monday, February 08, 2016

Press Room News

Journalists in Trouble

Documenting efforts in RFE/RL's broadcast region to muzzle independent journalists and silence a free press.

Lady Liberty

Lady Liberty - recognizing the contributions of women journalists and exploring the cultural landscapes in which they work.

Press Releases

January 21, 2016

Ismayilova Confirms Clooney as Defense Counsel

Imprisoned RFE/RL contributor cites Clooney's courage in defending Al-Jazeera journalist in Egypt in accepting offer.
December 18, 2015

Airport Donetsk Wins Prestigious Russian Documentary Film Prize

An unflinching portrait of one of the epic battles in the war between Russia and Ukraine has been named the Best Non-Fiction Short TV Film in Russia’s prestigious ArtDocFest film festival, and brought new recognition to RFE/RL's Current Time team.
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January 15, 2016

Video Moving The Story Forward: The Role Of Women In Global Media

RFE/RLive discusses how women are represented in the media, both in and behind the headlines
December 02, 2015

Video Khadija Ismayilova’s First Year in Prison and the Investigative Journalism Landscape in Eurasia

RFE/RL marks Ismayilova's first year behind bars with an RFE/RLive Hangout that will provide an update on her case, and discuss developments relating to investigative journalism in the former Soviet states.
November 03, 2015

Video The U.S. and Central Asia: A New Relationship?

Join RFE/RLive for insights into what a "post-Afghanistan relationship" might look like between the U.S. and the five countries of Central Asia just visited by Secretary of State John Kerry, especially in the areas of security and human rights.
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