A report titled “Five arrested after Palestinian Broadcasting Corporation raided” appeared briefly on the BBC News website’s ‘Middle East’ page on the evening of January 5th.
“Five men have been arrested after the offices of the Palestinian Broadcasting Corporation in Gaza were ransacked.
Thousands of dollars’ worth of equipment was destroyed when the armed men attacked the building on Friday.
The broadcaster is funded by the Palestinian Authority (PA), which is dominated by the Fatah faction.
Staff initially blamed the raid on the faction’s rivals Hamas, which controls Gaza, but the Islamist group said unhappy PA employees carried it out.”
The report went on:
“The five men who have been arrested are “employees of the Palestinian Authority whose salaries have been cut recently,” the Hamas-run interior…
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