Guide to Egypt & World News Coverage from Al Jazeera & MHz Worldview for L.A Area Viewers (Updated)


The Al Jazeera news organization has emerged in the last few weeks as the news organization offering the most comprehensive reports on the crisis in Egypt. Today, violence escaled as anti-government protestors and pro-Mubarak supporters fought one another in the streets. Three are dead and hundreds injured.

KCET, in partnership with Al Jazeera English and MHz Networks, will continue to provide expanded coverage with reports throughout the day. Here's a guide to our on-air and online coverage:

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Friday, February 11

  • 5:00-5:30 A.M. BBC World News

  • 11:00 A.M.-3:00 P.M. Al Jazeera English News (Live)

  • 3:00-3:30 P.M. BBC World News (Live)

  • 3:30-4:00 P.M. IBA News (60-minute delay)

  • 4:00-5:00 P.M. Al Jazeera English News (Live)

  • 5:00-5:30 P.M. BBC World News (encore of 3:00 p.m. newscast)

  • 5:30-6:00 P.M. Asia Biz Forecast

  • 6:00-6:30 P.M. BBC World News (Live)

  • 9:00-9:30 P.M. SoCal Connected Special: Egypt On The Edge

  • 9:30-10:00 P.M. BBC Newsnight

  • 11:00-11:30 P.M. Al Jazeera English News (Live)

And for more international programming, check out MHz Worldview on Time Warner channel 239. View its schedule here.

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