AFN TV and radio airing presidential & VP debates live and delayed

AFN TV and radio airing presidential & VP debates live and delayed

by: George A. Smith | .
AFN | .
published: September 26, 2016

The American Forces Network (AFN) is airing every Presidential and Vice Presidential Debate live on AFN|news television and AFN 360 Internet Radio’s “The Voice.”  AFN|news will repeat each debate twice.

“Our debate coverage provides service members and their families with a sustained connection to America’s ‘national conversation,’ thereby providing the optimal viewer experience,” said AFN News programmer Mike Roberts.

There will be four pre-election debates. The first, third and fourth are between the presidential candidates, while the second is between their running mates.

Each 90-minute debate will include at least 30 minutes of commentary. 

The debates will air on live on AFN|news television and AFN 360 Internet Radio’s “The Voice.”  Here are the dates in Central European Time (CET), Japan/Korea Time (JKT) and Afghanistan time (AFG):
    
Presidential Debate: Sept. 27:  3 a.m. CET; 5:30 a.m AFG; 10 a.m. JKT.
Vice Presidential Debate: Oct. 5: 3 a.m. CET; 5:30 a.m. AFG; 10 a.m. JKT. 
Presidential Debate: Oct. 10: 3 a.m. CET; 5:30 a.m. AFG; 10 a.m. JKT.
Presidential Debate: Oct. 20:  3 a.m. CET; 5:30 a.m. AFG; 10 a.m. JKT. 

Each debate will be repeated twice on AFN|news television on these dates and at these times:

Pres. Debate: Sept. 27: 11 a.m. & 7 p.m. CET; 1:30 & 9:30 p.m. AFG; 6 p.m Sept. 27 & 2 a.m. Sept. 28 JKT
Vice Pres. Debate: Oct. 5: 11 a.m. & 7 p.m. CET; 1:30 & 9:30 p.m. AFG; 6 p.m  Oct. 6 & 2 a.m. Oct. 7 JKT
Pres. Debate: Oct. 10: 11 a.m. & 7 p.m. CET; 1:30 & 9:30 p.m. AFG; 6 p.m Oct. 10 & 2 a.m. Oct. 11 JKT
Pres. Debate: Oct. 20: 11 a.m. & 7 p.m. CET; 1:30 & 9:30 p.m. AFG; 6 p.m Oct. 20 & 2 a.m. Oct. 21 JKT

AFN radio’s “The Voice” is available via the AFN360 player, or you may download the App for your smart phone or tablet. 

For the complete AFN television schedule, including when the debates will air in all time zones, go to www.myafn.net.

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