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Centre for the Study of the International Relations of the Middle East and North Africa


ajlogoTwenty years ago, the media landscape was changed forever in the Middle East. On November 1, 1996, Al Jazeera went live and launched its first broadcast.

It has since expanded into a media network with several outlets, including the internet and news channels in multiple languages.

The English-language 24-hours news station Al Jazeera English followed in Nov. 2006.

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