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November 27, 2005

Crying On Air for Arafat Brings Censure at BBC

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Barbara Plett told listeners that when she saw Arafat leave for medical treatment in Paris, "I started to cry without warning"


A piece of good news comes to us about the BBC. The British Telegraph reported yesterday:

BBC governors yesterday overturned the corporation's decision not to censure a correspondent [Barbara Plett] who admitted on air that she cried at Yasser Arafat's departure from Palestine.

(Hat tip: Terry M)

Posted by TS at November 27, 2005 06:39 AM

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