Turkey is pressing Swedish authorities to close down a Kurdish TV channel, Newroz, based in Sweden.

Newroz streams both news and entertainment content in Kurdish and Farsi across Europe.

The Turkish Broadcasting Authority claims Newroz supports terrorist activity and racism, thereby breaking a European convention on cross-border broadcasts. The Swedish broadcasting authority has responded that Newroz is a Swedish channel, and Sweden is not a party to the convention evoked by the Turkish au...


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