Al Jazeera

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Al Jazeera

A major news organization. It began as an Arabic-language news network in 1996 and has since expanded to an English-language channel, a newspaper, multiple websites, and other mediums. Al Jazeera was established by a loan from the Emir of Qatar; because it has never relied on direct subsidies from the Qatari government, it is considered one of the most reliable news organizations in the Middle East.
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Accordingly, Qatar denies the false news about requesting the Al Jazeera Network to suspend the airing of the documentary that was produced by the latter," she said.
Those new hands in power launched Al Jazeera Network from behind the curtain, alongside others.
Many turned to Twitter to criticize Al Jazeera's coverage of the unrest in Iran (Screengrab) LONDON: The Al Jazeera network has been slammed for its coverage of recent protests in Iran, with critics claiming the Arabic station was slow to cover the events, and later offered reports that side with the "terrorist" regime in Tehran.
These celebrations are a testimony to the fact that the Al Jazeera network will remain steadfast on its founding principles enshrined 21 years ago, especially since truth was absent in the media coverage before that date.
The four Arab states boycotting Qatar have sent Doha a list of 13 demands including closing the Al Jazeera network and reducing ties to their regional adversary Iran.
The blocking of the Al Jazeera network from broadcasting through cable and satellite companies requires special legislation.
Summary: Geneva [Switzerland], June 30 (ANI): The United Nations has voiced concern over Gulf nations 'unacceptable attack on the right to freedom of expression and opinion' by demanding Qatar to shut down Al Jazeera network, as well as other affiliated media outlets.
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In September 2014, former prosecutor general Hisham Barakat referred the defendants to criminal court on charges of illegally obtaining copies of reports of the intelligence services, and confidential reports on the armed forces plans, and intending to deliver those to the Qatari Al Jazeera network.
Since 2010, Al-Mannai has served on the board of the Al Jazeera Network and was appointed board member of Maldives operator before joining Qnbn.
The 47-minute film, 'Syria: The Last Assignment', commissioned by the Al Jazeera network, features access to the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) in their early days, along with Al Nusra Front, The Free Syrian Army, Al Tawhid Brigade and Ahrar Al Sham groups.
Kuwait is planning to make an independent radio and television organisation to compete on the global stage, in what could be seen as a challenge to Qatar s Al Jazeera network.