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Elemennntal
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posted 08 April 2003 03:11 AM      Profile for Elemennntal     Send New Private Message      Edit/Delete Post
Breaking News on Al Jazeera and Abu Dhabi TV offices bombed by Coalition... hmmm.. some heavy-handed censoring?

Jazeera TV Says Office Hit in Baghdad Air Raid

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satana
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posted 08 April 2003 03:49 AM      Profile for satana     Send New Private Message      Edit/Delete Post
aljazeera.net is back.
from albawaba.com:
US bombs hit Al Jazeera and Abu Dhabi Space Channel headquarters in Baghdad; Al Jazeera correspondent Tariq Ayyoub dead...

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Moses
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posted 08 April 2003 10:05 AM      Profile for Moses     Send New Private Message      Edit/Delete Post
Reuters is reporting that the Palestine Hotel in Baghdad where many international non-'embedded' journalists have been staying has just been bombed by coalition forces. At least two journalists (from Reuters) were killed and more were wounded.

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xrcrguy
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posted 08 April 2003 10:19 AM      Profile for xrcrguy   Author's Homepage     Send New Private Message      Edit/Delete Post
I guess it was a matter of time before they followed up on their threats against independent media.
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