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Complainant Name:
Mr Paul Sandi

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: Evening Standard


Mr Paul Sandi complained to the Press Complaints Commission that the newspaper incorrectly referred to Iran as an Arab country.


The complaint was resolved when the newspaper published in its print edition and as an addendum to the online article a letter from a reader addressing the error and the following apology:

Your point is absolutely correct, and we are grateful for you and other readers who have contacted us. We apologise for the error.

Date Published: 31/03/2011

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