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Complainant Name:
Mr Paul Sandi

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: Evening Standard

Complaint:

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

Resolution:

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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