'SOCAL CONNECTED' SPECIAL REPORT:
"EGYPT IN CRISIS" FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 4 AT 8:00 PM
KCET and 'SoCal Connected' Continue Coverage from Al Jazeera Tonight
Los Angeles - February 3, 2011 - After a tumultuous week in Egypt and the Mideast, SoCal Connected presents a one-hour special report "Egypt on the Edge" at 8:00 p.m. on Friday, February 4.
The special will feature continuing live coverage from Al Jazeera English News in Cairo. In addition, "Egypt on the Edge" will include news updates and analysis from a panel talking about everything from economic impact to social media. The special will be anchored by Val Zavala. The Executive Producer of "Egypt on the Edge" is Bret Marcus. Co-Executive Producer is Justine Schmidt.
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LISTING EDITORS, PLEASE NOTE:
The SoCal Connected special report "Egypt on the Edge" includes news updates and analysis following a tumultuous week in Egypt and the Mideast.