Chinese TV Coverage of War on Iraq

Dave recently linked to this piece from Peking Duck about China’s CCTV9 coverage of the War.

Being in Beijing it’s understandable that Peking Duck feels the way he does. However, from the vantage point of the US – listening to TV News coverage that seems to be blatantly propagandist in its intent – CCTV9 feels kind of more balanced.

See for yourself. Here is tonight’s CCTV9 News from China – courtesy of the DirecTV Satellite (Channel 455)

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Keith Teare is a Silicon Valley based, UK born, entrepreneur. He was involved at the founding of Accelerated Digital Ventures, Archimedes.Studio, RealNames and EasyNet. He was also founding shareholder in TechCrunch. He is US Managing Partner at ADV.