Monday 29 May 2023
January 12, 2023
U.S. Government Officials Welcome RFE/RL Bureaus in Riga & Vilnius
January 12, 2023
RFE/RL Opens New Office in Riga
January 10, 2023
RFE/RL Opens New Office in Vilnius
August 04, 2022
Briefly… Malali Bashir on Supporting Education for Girls in Afghanistan
RFE/RL Radio Azadi Senior Editor Malali Bashir discusses Education Hour, Radio Azadi’s new radio program designed to help girls in Afghanistan keep up with their studies as the Taliban continues its ban on secondary and higher education for women and girls.
April 28, 2022
Briefly… On Reporting A War That Can’t Be Called A “War”
"What we are doing already falls under criminal prosecution." RFE/RL Russian Service journalist Mumin Shakirov, forced to leave Moscow at the start of Russia’s war against Ukraine, explains what Russia’s "law on fakes” means and why he can no longer return to Russia.
March 31, 2022
Briefly… How Has The War Transformed Reporting In Russia
RFE/RL Russian Service journalist Oleksandra Vagner explains how Russia's war in Ukraine has changed the nature of reporting. Journalists face increasing risks on the ground and from Russian authorities and must contend with the difficulties of verifying information in wartime.
March 30, 2022
Briefly… How is RFE/RL’s Russian Service Covering the War in Ukraine
RFE/RL Russian Service journalist Svetlana Obratnova explains how her service is covering the war in Ukraine – the importance of ensuring the coverage is clear and accurate, and RFE/RL's commitment to calling the war a war despite censorship by Russian authorities.
March 08, 2022
Briefly… On Reporting From the ‘Economic Frontlines’ Of Russia’s War On Ukraine
RFE/RL Current Time Brussels correspondent Zoriana Stepanenko talks about the personal struggle of reporting on European Union deliberations over sanctions policy even as Russia’s war on Ukraine goes on back home, one thousand miles away.
February 15, 2022
Briefly... On War Worries In Ukraine's Donbas
What do residents of eastern Ukraine’s Donbas know—and believe—about the possibility of war with Russia? Tetiana Iakubovych, Managing Editor of RFE/RL’s Donbas.Realities project, describes the mood and challenges of living in the separatist-held territory.
Briefly is a series of short video interviews with RFE/RL journalists about their work and the challenges they face.