Radio Martí, the hurricane bad-news station.

Posted: 13 Sep 2008   Print   Send a link
"With expanded newscasts and extensive coverage, Radio Martí reports on the damage of Hurricane Ike are filling the information gap left by Cuban government media. 'Thanks to the staff of Radio Marti. The station has been the source of information on Hurricane Ike since Cuban media is not reporting about the damages,' said Jose Triero, independent journalist from Holgium, one of the most affected cities in Cuba." Broadcasting Board of Governors press release, 10 September 2008. VOA reports on Ike's impact in Texas. VOA News, 13 September 2008.