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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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Managing editor with realscreen publication, an international print and online magazine that covers the non-fiction film and television industries. Darah is an award-winning journalist who has spent over two decades covering a wide range of issues from real estate and urban development to immigration, politics and human rights, primarily with The Vancouver Sun. Prior to joining realscreen, she was editor of Stream Daily, realscreen's sister publication covering the dynamic global digital video industry. She also served a stint as a war reporter in Afghanistan for television and print, and was a national business blogger with Yahoo Canada.

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