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BBC HD launches in Turkey on Turksat

BBC Worldwide Channels' HD offering, BBC HD, has now launched in Turkey on local cable operator Turksat.
July 19, 2010

BBC Worldwide Channels’ HD offering, BBC HD, has now launched in Turkey on local cable operator Turksat. Available immediately to HD subscribers, the channel offers British and international content, including entertainment and arts programming, and documentaries such as Hiroshima and Nuclear Secrets. BBC HD is fully subtitled in Turkish and marks the second BBC-branded channel launched in Turkey, following BBC Entertainment, which is available through Turksat, TT Net and Digiturk TV platforms.

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Senior staff writer Frederick Blichert comes to realscreen with a background as a journalist and freelance film critic. He has previously written for VICE, Paste Magazine, Senses of Cinema, Xtra, Canadian Cinematographer and elsewhere. He holds a Master of Arts in film studies from Carleton University and a Master of Journalism from the University of British Columbia.

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