Sky News Apologizes for Showing Glimpse of 'Charlie Hebdo' Cover

January 15, 2015 11:52 AM

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U.K. news network Sky News has apologized to its viewers after showing a glimpse of the latest cover of French satire weekly Charlie Hebdo, the first issue to come out following the deadly attack on its offices, featuring a caricature of the Prophet Muhammad.

The network, part of pay TV giant Sky, in which Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox owns a 39 percent stake, showed the glimpse during a live interview with Charlie Hebdo writer Caroline Fourest. She was interviewed via satellite in a segment for the news channel, in which she expressed her disappoint...

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