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Hispasat ends broadcast of Iranian regime programming

Thursday 27 December 2012 | 07:20 CET | News

Spanish satellite operator Hispasat has ended its broadcasting of Iranian regime programming. Specifically, Hispasat has ordered the removal of Iranian channels Press TV and Hispan TV .
Hispasat’s decision follows a public calls from United Against Nuclear Iran (UANI) for Hispasat to stop making “unreasonable justifications for its business in Iran and immediately stop broadcasting Iranian regime programming" .
Hispasat thus joins Hong Kong’s Asiasat, Canada’s Telesat, British telecommunications company Arqiva, and European satellite provider Eutelsat in ceasing the broadcast of regime programming in response to UANI .

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