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UK regulator revokes Chinese TV license over Communist Party link

Beijing quickly lodges complaint over BBC COVID-19 coverage as 'smearing China'

Ofcom, Britain's media regulator, has revoked a Chinese TV license after it concluded that the Chinese Communist Party had ultimate editorial responsibility for the channel.   © Reuters

LONDON/ BEIJING (Reuters) -- Britain's media regulator on Thursday revoked a Chinese TV license after it concluded that the Chinese Communist Party had ultimate editorial responsibility for the channel while Beijing lodged an official complaint over the BBC's COVID-19 coverage.

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