United States Agency for Global Media

Statement by CEO Lansing on the disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi

I am deeply troubled by the sudden disappearance of Saudi journalist and Washington Post contributor Jamal Khashoggi, and I join the united call from media, government and human rights officials for information about his whereabouts.

Statement from CEO John F. Lansing on agency rebrand

August 22, 2018

We recognize the overdue need to communicate the evolving, global scope of our work as well as our renewed, urgent focus on the agency’s global priorities, which reflect U.S. national security and public diplomacy interests.