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    Thumbs down Beijing jamming Radio Australia

    A growing electronic blitzkrieg by Beijing - blasted by Barack Obama as ''state sponsored'' hacking and now extending to the jamming of Australia's radio news broadcasts in Asia - threatens to derail delicate negotiations for the ABC to win television rights in China....
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    The jamming of Radio Australia - extending to the BBC World Service and the US Voice of America - is said to be the first time China has set out to disrupt English-language services in the region. The service has been blocked on several frequencies broadcasted from short-wave antennas in Singapore in what is seen as an overall crackdown by China to prevent access to foreign news...
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    Stay classy China. Our dependance on them has ruined this country.

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    Heh, just goes to show you they really do fear information being available for all still

    I've found generally a good indicator is how badly folks will goto lengths to jam VOA/RFA

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    I've found generally a good indicator is how badly folks will goto lengths to jam VOA/RFA
    Lol
    So US was in bad shape because of Comando Solo flights close to the DRG borders ?
    It's just a "game"
    Cold War was full of it

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    That wouldn't suprise me. After all, 60+ years of social engineering would be jeprodized if news sources from a different country was being heard by the Chinese people.

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