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Complainant Name:
Mr Gareth Eames-Jones

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: The Times

Complaint:

Mr Gareth Eames-Jones of Cardiff complained that the newspaper had published an online article with a headline that inaccurately referred to Iran test-firing “nuclear” missiles, when the missiles in question had had no nuclear payload and there was no evidence that Iran had any nuclear capability.

Resolution:

The complaint was resolved when the newspaper removed the word “nuclear” from the headline so that it referred only to “missiles”.

Report: 79



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