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Egypt blocks three Iraqi channels

Egypt has blocked three private Iraqi TV stations- Al-Baghdadia, al-Rafidain and al-Hadath, from its main satellite system after complaints of their coverage fuelling religious tensions. The three TV channels have been off the air in Iraq and Egypt since last week after they were barred from the state-owned satellite operator, Nilesat, which broadcasts across the [...]

Al Arabiya re-launches Al Hadath channel

MBC-owned Arabic news channel, Al Arabiya, has re-launched its sister channel, Al Hadath, to enhance the 24-hour TV coverage of politics across the Middle East and North Africa region. “Al Hadath is a new news service, which focuses entirely on news, without recorded programming,” said Nabil Khatib, executive editor, Al Arabiya News Channel. “There will [...]