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VOA Public Relations
: (202) 203-4959Human Resources
English Division: (202) 203-4297
News coverage requests: (202) 203-4302
Development & Media Training: (202) 382-7164
Africa Division: (202) 203-4019
East Asia & Pacific Division: (202) 382-5867
Eurasia Division: (202) 382-5300
Latin America Division: (202) 382-5933
Near East & Central Asia Division: (202) 203-4817
Persian News Network: (202) 203-4940
South Asia Division: (202) 203-4167
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