Voice of America


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Voice of America

The internationally broadcast radio and television service of the United States federal government. It is broadcast in 44 languages and attempts to portray the U.S. positively. It began in 1942 following the United States' entry into World War II. It was later used during the Cold War to promote America behind the Iron Curtain.
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In an even broader perspective the Voice of America was an indispensable element in the world-wide conduct of U.S.
Without the support of Sri Lankan governments over many years, Voice of America could not have succeeded in its mission of telling America's story to the world.
Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid confirmed the clashes between the Taliban and ISIS fighters, Voice of America said, but did not offer further detail.
During Conover's four decades as a Voice of America (VOA) disc jockey from 1955 through the mid-1990s he upended communist cultural policy just by playing the prohibited, "degenerate" American music that his overseas audience longed to hear.
If you show interest, sooner or later the girls will start to open up to you," Gebriel told Voice of America.
A government-run news site says Chinese courts in the far west region of Xinjiang imprisoned 113 people last week for terrorism or other charges, reports Voice of America.
Blues Music Goes Global: A VOA Report The Voice of America (VOA) has uploaded a special report video about blues music; speaking about the history and it's influences on music, and features several clips of live music playing.
Roy Barry said he came up with the format for a talent show with blind auditions, which he called Voice of America. He claimed: "I can prove I came up with the idea first."
Ahmad Zia Abdulzai, a spokesman for the government of Nangahar province, said the quake damaged a large number of structures in the region, Voice of America reported.
Daniel Serwer, professor at the US John Hopkins University, in an interview with the Voice of America in Macedonian language, said that he is unsure what the new proposal of mediator Nimetz is and he does not know how acceptable it would be for both sides.
America's Ambassador to Azerbaijan, in an interview with "Voice of America".
On the same day at 2pm, I was approached by Voice of America, who subsequently conducted a constructive 14-minute interview, allowing me to explain the exact situation in this country as I saw it.