TITLE

SATELLITE WARS

AUTHOR(S)
Jaafar, Ali
PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
Variety;11/16/2009, Vol. 417 Issue 1, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article discusses tensions in mass media relations between Iran and Saudi Arabia. In November, 2009, the Iranian television news station Al-Alam was removed from the satellite broadcasting platforms Nilesat and Arabsat, owned by the Egyptian and Saudi Arabian governments, respectively. In June, 2009, the Iranian offices of the Saudi Arabian television news station Al-Arabiya were closed by the Iranian government.
ACCESSION #
45527865

 

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