Tag Archives: Turkey

Shortwave Radio Recordings: Voice of Turkey

A few days ago, I posted a recording of the Voice of Turkey that noticeably lacked coverage of the Gezi Park protests. Friday, I recorded VOT’s English language broadcast and was surprised to find that they actually mentioned the protests … Continue reading

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The Gezi Park Protests: don’t look to the Voice of Turkey for information

On shortwave, sometimes it’s what’s not heard that speaks volumes. Turkey has been in the world headlines now for well over a week. In case you’re not up-to-date, here’s a summary of what has happened: On May 28, 2013,  about … Continue reading

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China Radio International increasing Turkish content

(Source: Today’s Zaman) “I’ve sometimes been challenged trying to find exactly the right word to translate from Turkish into Chinese,” recalled Wenjun Liu, a 37-year-old reporter working at the Turkish Broadcast Service of China Radio International (CRI) in Beijing.  “Thank … Continue reading

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