Baharain bans Al-Jazeera

By JPOST.COM STAFF
May 19, 2010 16:59

The Baharain information ministry announced that the Al-Jazeera satellite TV news network will not be allowed to broadcast from the country due to violation of professional Journalism standards, Israel Radio reported Wednesday.

According to the Ministry, the ban will stay in force until a new agreement can be reached with Al-Jazeera management.

In banning the Qatar-based network, Baharain joins Iraq, Tunisia and Algeria.


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