Voice of America, transmitting from Santa Maria di Galeria (Vatican), was received on 17 April 2014. The English language broadcast of "South Sudan in Focus" was observed from 16.30 to 17.00 UTC. News reports focused on South Sudan, African elections, genocide in Rwanda and abductions in Nigeria. Broadcast closed with a song called "Seasons of Peace". Reception on 15.180 kHz was (SINPO) 55444 -- excellent signal strength with minor atmospheric noise and fading.
Reception report was emailed to Voice of America shortly after broadcast closed. QSL card arrived in the mail on 11 June 2014.