VOA Denies Ethiopia Claim It Copies Rwanda Genocide Broadcaster – Bloomberg.com

https://i0.wp.com/www.crowdsafe.com/Images/NewsAndViews/VOA_logo_web.jpgMarch 19 (Bloomberg) — Voice of America said Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi’s comparison of its local-language news service with the Rwandan broadcaster accused of fomenting that country’s genocide in 1994 was “incorrect and unfortunate.”Meles said yesterday the U.S. government-owned station’s Amharic-language broadcasts “copied the worst practices of radio stations such as Radio Mille Collines of Rwanda.” He accused VOA, which is overseen by the U.S. Broadcasting Board of Governors, of “wanton disregard for minimum ethics of journalism and engaging in destabilizing propaganda.”

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