We are Adrian Karmazyn (Ukrainian Service Chief for the Voice of America) and Maryana Drach (Director of Ukrainian Service for Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty). Ask us about press freedom and the media environment in Ukraine!
We are Adrian Karmazyn and Maryana Drach and we are journalists working to provide Ukrainians reliable and accurate news and information. Leading up to World Press Freedom Day, we are answering questions about press freedom and the reporting environment in Ukraine. Ask us anything!
Adrian Karmazyn is the Ukrainian Service Chief for the Voice of America. Maryana Drach is the Director of Ukrainian Service for Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty. Both broadcasting networks are providing hard-hitting, breaking news coverage of the current situation in Ukraine – some news coverage highlights are here.
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(edit -- both journalists will be answering from their own reddit usernames, but we're having some tech difficulties, so some replies will be from BBGgov)
(edit 2: THANK YOU for all of your questions and for participating. We're wrapping up now, it was great to discuss press freedom and Ukraine in this forum!)