Friday, January 23, 2009

"BBC refused to provide air for the collection of aid to the Palestinians.

SyuzhetyVoennaya Israeli operation in the sector Gaza22.01.2009Izrail count of those killed boevikovBritanskaya television" BBC refused to provide free air charitable organizations to collect aid victims of the Israeli military operation in Gaza, says The Times.
The decision was taken "BBC" in connection with fears that this action would undermine the impartial image of the TV. However, it is reported that the television coverage will continue humanitarian operations in the Gaza Strip.
The agreement between British television and charitable organizations for free two-minute air in prime-time force since 1963. To provide the necessary agreement of all broadcast channels. Meanwhile, at a meeting on 21 January this agreement because of the position of "BBC" to reach it was not possible.
"BBC" in recent years has been repeatedly criticized for coverage of events in the Middle East. In particular, the channel was accused of sympathizing with the Palestinian side. Meanwhile, the very "BBC" insisted that the position of the channel is unbiased.
Israeli military operations in the Gaza Strip was carried out from December 27, 2008 to 21 January 2009. According to the Palestinian side, were killed over a thousand residents of the sector. Damage is estimated at up to three billion dollars.

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