VOA Talk To America (English) has scheduled a one-hour radio and TV program on Tuesday, 10 September with British citizen James Mawdsley, a former political prisoner in Burma and author of Iron Road (Washington Post 8/1), and Jared Genser, President of Freedom Now Organization. VOA Talk To America and the Burmese Service invite interested listeners and viewers to place calls during the show. Comments and questions prior to the radio and TV talk show are most welcome, too. Please e-mail your questions and comments, or call us at the following numbers and leave a message. Faxes are also welcome. We can call you back and record your questions if you prefer to have your voice on-air.
Please read about James Mawdsley and the Freedom Now Organization at: http://www.freedom-now.org
TIME OF RADIO/TV SHOW:
1700 UTC to 1800 UTC
Burma STD 11:30 p.m. – 12:30 a.m.
Washington D.C. EDT 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
CONTACT INFORMATION: During the airshow
Phone: 1-202-619-3111 collect call
(Place call with country international operator and reverse charges; VOA will accept calls with questions and comments for program.)
Prior to the airshow (Sept. 5—Sept. 9, 2002)
(Please leave a message.)
Email: http://Burmese-Service@voanews.com OR
Website Access: http://www.voanews.com/talk
Radio Frequencies: 1700-1800 UTC * 1143, 1575, 5990, 6045, 7215, 9770, 9785
On TV-Satellite: New Skies 703-57 degrees east