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Channel 7 defends 'Arab' soap

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Channel 7 says it will continue to broadcast the soap opera Fah Jarod Sai despite complaints by the Muslims for Peace Foundation that it misrepresents their religion and culture. 

'Fah Jarod Sai' has been criticised for shallow stereotyping of Muslims and their culture.

Bangkok Broadcasting and Television (BBTV), which operates Channel 7, said there was no intent to insult Islam or its followers.

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