Artist: Al-Manar (Hezbollah's satellite channel)|
Confronting Bodies: United States post-9/11 government
Date of Action: Post- 9/11/2001
Specific Location: United States
Description of Artwork: Al-Manar is Hezbollah's 24-hour satellite television station. It provides viewers with insight and information regarding political, social and economical issues. Al-Manar provides similar information than that of the American news programs on CNN, NBC, ABC, etc. The only difference between Al-Manar and American programs is that Al-Manar is from a non-Western point of view. Licensed by the Lebanese government, Al-Manar has been an integral part of Hizb Allah's political strategy. The Lebanese station has been used to glorify Hizb Allah's military exploits, insisting that military means can show results in other occupied countries - such as Palestine.
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