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Tuesday, August 12, 2008

Radio Free Asia Journalist Still Waiting For Credentials For Beijing Games

Paul Kelso reports that a Radio Free Asia journalist is still awaiting credentials to report on the Beijing Games. The journalist, Dhondup Gonsar, is of Tibetan parentage and broadcasts in Tibetan. The agency responsible for issuing credentials, Bocog, said Mr. Gonsar's documents were "in process." Mr. Kelso reports that Radio Free Asia's broadcasts are often blocked by the Chinese government. Read more here.

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