Iran Launches Satellite Into Space

The government of Iran claimed on Thursday it has launched a rocket with a satellite carrier bearing three devices into space. “The satellite-carrying Simorgh rocket successfully launched three devices into space,” Iranian Defense Ministry Spokesperson told Tasnim, a state news …

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Germany Takes RT Deutsch Off Air

A European satellite operator has stopped broadcasting the Russian state-run international television station RT via satellite just days after its launch.  German regulators said the station did not have a license to operate in the country, prompting Paris-based Eutelsat to …

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Myanmar Junta Bans Satellite TV Access Amid Ongoing Post-Coup Media Crackdown

Myanmar’s military junta has banned the access to satellite television Tuesday, on allegations that foreign broadcasts threatened national security and encouraged treason. State-controlled MRTV said, “Satellite television is no longer legal. Whoever violates the television and video law, especially people …

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