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Anger as BBC cuts services
About 650 jobs will go as broadcaster chops 32 of its foreign language stations.
Last Modified: 27 Jan 2011 00:17 GMT

After months of speculation international broadcaster the BBC has confirmed plans to close five of its 32 World Service language stations.

Up to 650 jobs will be lost from a workforce of 2,400 over the next three years. And the downsizing has been met by harsh criticism from some.

Al Jazeera's Sonia Gallego reports.

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