RealNews

Arab TV Holds Media Blitz For Pope’s Death

Arab television stations have launched a media blitz for the death of Pope John Paul II, giving Mideast viewers hours of live broadcasts from the Vatican and programs on the pontiff’s life — coverage rarely given even to the region’s leaders. The lavish airtime opened the Arab world to the outpouring of grief that took place in Rome. But it also generated a backlash, particularly from Islamic fundamentalists, who criticized the parade of Muslim leaders on TV praising the head of a faith that they consider an enemy of Islam.Full Story

OODA Analyst

OODA Analyst

OODA is comprised of a unique team of international experts capable of providing advanced intelligence and analysis, strategy and planning support, risk and threat management, training, decision support, crisis response, and security services to global corporations and governments.