BBC Persian

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BBC Persian Television is the BBC's Persian language news channel that was launched on 14 January 2009.Wikipedia

Editorial areaGlobal
Launched14 January 2009

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Postal addressBBC Broadcasting House
Official website

Social media

Twitter@bbcpersian (1,713,465 followers) compare
Twitter: Press Office@bbcpress (193,152 followers) compare
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Latest news stories

BBC Persian shares Norouz content with Afghanistan’s Yak TV
Rapid TV News - published 21 March 2017, 7.03am gmt


…at BBC

Alistair Tyne Engineer
Amol Rajan Media Editor
Chris Roberts Project Engineer
Fran Unsworth Director - BBC News
Helen Boaden Director of BBC Radio
James Harding Director of News and Current Affairs
James Purnell Director of radio education arts music learning and children
James Purnell Director of Strategy
Richard Sharp Chairman
Tim Davie Director General

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