Middle East Broadcasting Networks Inc.
a non-profit grantee of the federal government that directly communicates with
the people of the Middle East and North Africa through television, radio, and
digital media. MBN's mission is to
provide objective, accurate, and relevant news and information to the people of
the Middle East about the region, the world, and the United States in support
of U.S. public diplomacy.
Alhurra (Arabic for "The Free One") is a commercial-free Arabic language satellite television network for the Middle East devoted primarily to news and information. In addition to reporting on regional and international events, the channel broadcasts discussion programs, current affairs magazines and features on a variety of subjects including health and personal fitness, entertainment, sports, fashion, and science and technology. The channel is dedicated to presenting accurate, balanced and comprehensive news. Alhurra endeavors to broaden its viewers' perspectives, enabling them to make more informed decisions.