Attacks on Media

Maldives Broadcom warns broadcasters of ‘shut down’ in name of national security

  • Media that sends out fake news will be reviewed
  • Media that brings content that endanger national security will be reviewed as well

Rushdha Rasheed

K. Male' 2018 Feb 02 | Fri 05:01 8,617 local

Members of Maldives Broadcasting Commission - Presidents Office

Maldives Broadcasting Commission (MBC) has warned that any media station that impacts national security will face closure, without any warning.

Speaking to some media, Commission Member Ismail Safwan said that any and all television stations that broadcast content that impacts on national security will face closure.

He said that any and all stations that brings fake news reports and impacts on national security and national interests will be reviewed and action will be taken if necessary.


Last updated at: 4 months ago | Reviewed by: Hussein Fiyaz

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