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Astro fined by MCMC for re-airing Al Jazeera's 'Murder in Malaysia' film

Aidila Razak & Kow Gah Chie

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Modified 22 Jul 2020, 11:54 pm
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Satellite television provider Astro has been fined by the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) for airing a documentary, in 2015, that was produced by international broadcaster Al Jazeera on the murder of Mongolian woman Altantuya Shaariibuu.

This comes with Al Jazeera having fallen under police scrutiny for its July 3 documentary, "Locked up in Malaysia’s Lockdown".

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