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Alberto Fernandez

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Alberto Fernandez is a former U.S. diplomat who is currently presi­dent of the Middle East Broad­casting Networks (MBN), which includes Al-Hurra, and a previous vice president of the Middle East Media Research Institute (MEMRI). He served as U.S. chargé d’affaires in Sudan from 2007 to 2009, as coordinator for stra­tegic counterterrorism communications at the U.S. Depart­ment of State from 2012 to 2015, and in senior diplomatic positions in the Middle East and Africa. The views expressed here are not necessarily those of the U.S. government or MBN.

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