Media Sami Kamal al-Din deployment across his Facebook in an important statement by the Council of the Middle Channel management explaining the circumstances of the closure of the channel and what are their plans about coming out of this crisis .. It reads as follows:
In the name of Allah the Merciful
Saturday, 01 August 2015 AD
Middle temporarily obscured channel for cable TV and continue on the Internet and Live Stream until the completion of the operating budgets
The interest of transparency, which Tltzmha Middle Channel with its audience Karim, we make it clear to viewers and lovers and the public Karim that the Middle Channel tried during the last period exceeded the severe economic difficulties caused stumbled channel in the performance of the media for its mission to the fullest, which will cause some temporary invisibility or partial broadcasting space during the coming period.
And confirmation of the meanings of clarity and openness, the Middle channel presented to the audience and viewers the following facts:
• Middle channel media project supervised and funded by businessmen are free to stand against oppression and injustice, and the coup, and because of that are exposed to systematic campaigns of the coup and his aides to crack down on them to stop the channel. In contrast, the Middle Channel strives to provide free media model, independent financially and politically, in writing, of any pressure from any third parties, and will maintain this form it at all costs.
• moved east channel for the treatment of its current crisis by increasing financial investment, through the entry of new investors, as well as by engaging viewers and lovers of the channel in contributing to the closed subscription in the channel shares, and we thank all those who contributed to it, which the channel has helped to continue during the last period, but did not not enough to meet the accumulated and increasing commitments with Back to broadcast.
• as a result of delayed some investors on the implementation of their obligations to contribute to the time required for it, due to delays in a number of shareholders to meet its financial obligations for the purchase of the stock, has caused the two meeting in the same time period to the channel's inability to measure needed to sustain both in terms of wages cable TV operating expenses workers, or the cost of broadcasting on satellite, or other operational obligations of the channel.
• Middle Channel show that the face of the current financial crisis, and to address the pressures faced by the channel, and find the right solutions will result in a temporary stumble in cable TV, or partial or temporary invisibility, with the continuation of broadcasting Live Stream networks and over the Internet as well. The Governing Council is seeking to reduce the time of invisibility as much as possible, and we apologize in advance for the channel viewers and fans to happen against our will and our desire.
• moving the channel in collaboration with the Board of Trustees have in finding a long-term economic solutions to maintain the march of the channel and remove them from recurring economic crises as a result of foreign pressure aimed at stopping the channel from its mission. The decision was made temporary invisibility so you can channel to provide operating budgets stable and continuous, God willing, to ensure the payment of all arrears obligations to employees and companies dealing with the channel, and also included the continuation of the channel in the performance of the media mission as little as possible from the economic pressures in the next stages. We are confident that efforts will yield good cooperation in the near future period, and will return the channel to cable TV and the performance of the media and national mission as soon as, God willing,.
• values the channel Middle decent and noble attitude of the workers to the channel, and the clients of the companies as well, who have endured economic pressures in the last stage, and late payment of salaries or their financial dues by the financial crisis experienced by the channel, and puts the Board of channel management and the board of trustees to solve this problem, and speed the payment of those benefits and salaries as one of the most urgent priorities of the channel in this crisis.
• careful that the Middle Channel continues to provide a unique and distinct experience in the independent media, and we are confident that the Middle Channel will return after this emergency crisis to the audience in a stronger and more able to influence and benefit the viewer, will not give up the Middle Channel for its free, and clear their positions, and the slogan chosen for itself: “the reality .. And hope”.
• We are pleased to communicate with all those interested in your e-mail to this matter in a channel: email@example.com
Or via the facebook page: facebook.com/elsharq.tv
Or twitter account: elsharqtv
Peace, mercy and blessings of God
Council Middle Channel Management