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CNN was the first 24-hour news channel to launch in the world. It went live in 1980.

CNN is a set of international editions of the English-language CNN International, and the domestic service CNN US. Both are known on-air as simply CNN, and share some programming. Additionally, there are some domestic versions of CNN in places like India, Indonesia, Japan and Turkey which broadcast under a local name.

Launched1 January 1985
OwnerWarnerMedia EMEA
National salesWarnerMedia

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Twitter@cnni (12,915,299 followers) compare
Twitter: Newsdesk@CNNPolitics (4,236,389 followers) compare
Twitter: Press Office@CNNPR (157,744 followers) compare
FacebookCNN International (17,601,908 likes) compare
Data is from 2019. Feature awaiting Facebook re-authorisation.

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