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RFE/RL Language Services

We broadcast in 25 languages to 20 countries, including Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Russia. With over 600 full-time journalists, 750 freelancers, and 18 local bureaus, RFE/RL is one of the most comprehensive news operations in the world.

Afghan Service

Radio Azadi is an online pioneer and media leader in Afghanistan, reaching 36 percent of the adult audience nationally on radio, SMS, and the internet.
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Armenian Service

RFE/RL's Armenian Service has been a consistent and dependable provider of independent information in Armenia for over 50 years. Today, it is a trusted source of information and regularly cited and reprinted by local media.
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Azerbaijani Service

In an environment of near-total government control over the media, Radio Azadliq has built a reputation as a leading source of independent news.
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Balkan Service

RFE/RL’s Balkan Service is a professional and balanced news source in a region where most outlets reflect ethnic divisions, and media independence is elusive.
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Belarus Service

RFE/RL's Radio Svaboda is one of the leading providers of news and analysis to Belarusian audiences in their own language. It is a bulwark against pervasive Russian propaganda, and a trailblazer in social media.
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Georgian Service

RFE/RL's Georgian Service is widely regarded as the only objective and unbiased source of information in Georgia, where the government still retains a firm grip on media.
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Iranian Service

Radio Farda breaks through government censorship to deliver accurate news and provide a platform for informed discussion and debate to audiences in Iran. Despite severe censorship, Radio Farda's website receives 10 million page views every month.
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Kazakh Service

Radio Azattyq reports on compelling stories in both Kazakh and Russian and provides a platform for audience engagement and the free exchange of ideas.
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Kyrgyz Service

Radio Azattyk is a leading, multimedia source of independent news and information in Kyrgyzstan, reporting on topics that other media ignore, including minority rights, government corruption, and Islamic radicalism.
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Moldovan Service

For over 65 years, Radio Europa Libera, now RFE/RL's Moldovan Service, has been a dependable source of information and news. Radio Europa Libera has a substantial presence in Moldova and is frequently cited in local media.
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North Caucasus Service

RFE/RL's North Caucasus Service reports the news in one of the most violent and dangerous regions in the world where media freedom and journalists remain under severe threat.
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Pakistani Service

Radio Mashaal is a public service broadcaster providing an alternative to extremist propaganda in Pakistan's remote tribal regions along the border with Afghanistan. The Service’s Islamabad bureau was closed by Pakistan’s Interior Ministry in January, 2018.
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Russian Service

Radio Svoboda is a multiplatform alternative to Kremlin state-controlled media, providing audiences in the Russian Federation with informed and accurate news, analysis, and opinion.
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Tajik Service

RFE/RL's Tajik Service attracts a young, influential audience with its timely, locally focused reporting. The government's continued vigor in controlling politics and media has lent further impetus to Radio Ozodi's trusted coverage.
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Tatar-Bashkir Service

RFE/RL's Radio Azatliq is the only major international broadcaster in the Tatar and Bashkir languages and provides listeners and readers with objective news and information not available from Russian media.
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Turkmen Service

Radio Azatlyk is the only international Turkmen-language media working inside Turkmenistan and reporting independently on political, economic, cultural and security issues.
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Ukrainian Service

Radio Svoboda has set a standard for independence, professionalism, and innovation in its coverage of local news, regional conflict, and global events.
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Uzbek Service

Radio Ozodlik relies on innovation and a wide network of local sources and platforms to uncover news and engage with audiences in one of the world’s most closed societies.
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Current Time TV

Current Time is a 24/7 Russian-language digital network airing on television and social networks. Its mission is to provide fair and accurate reporting and serve as a reality check on disinformation that is driving conflict in countries bordering Russia.
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