Hundreds at BBC Gaza coverage protest

Hundreds at BBC Gaza coverage protest

Hundreds of people have taken part in a protest over the BBC's coverage of the Gaza conflict.

They assembled outside Broadcasting House in Belfast city centre just after 5pm on Friday evening and blocked part of Ormeau Avenue for a time.The protestors claim the BBC's reporting of the crisis has been biased and unbalanced.However the corporation insists its coverage has been impartial and fair.Police said: "During the protest tonight the Ormeau Avenue was blocked for a time. "Warnings were issued to the crowd regarding obstruction of the road and they began to disperse a number of minutes later."


Elsewhere on the Web

More Top Stories

UTV Digest

Your daily digest of the most popular UTV Stories

Back to Top