Oversight of the Board for International Broadcasting hearing before the Subcommittee on International Operations of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, Ninety-ninth Congress, second session, June 17, 1986. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs. Subcommittee on International Operations.

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  • RFE/RL, inc.,
  • International broadcasting -- Government policy -- United States.

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LC ClassificationsKF27 .F647 1986a
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Paginationiii, 164 p. :
Number of Pages164
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Open LibraryOL2345491M
LC Control Number86602946

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