Saudi Streaming Platform Faces Backlash Over Beirut Explosion Drama


Saudi streaming platform faces backlash over Beirut explosion drama

Thu, 15 Oct 2020 | By middleeastmonitor | 16 Hits

A Saudi Arabian streaming platform is facing a backlash after releasing a trailer for a drama series depicting the Beirut explosion Shahidnet an ondemand service owned by MBC released the trailer earlier this week and is set to air the first of 15 episodes that make up the series on Saturday The series is named 607 Beirut after the exact time of the 4 August explosion that killed more than 200 people and injured over 6500 more According to the Shahidnet website the series aims to put a spotlight on the stories of victims as well as survi >>READ MORE



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