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US Ends Funding for Pakistan’s ‘Sesame Street’

Posted June 5th, 2012 at 1:40 pm (UTC-5)
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U.S. officials say they will no longer fund a $20 million initiative in Pakistan to develop a local version of the popular American television series Sesame Street. The U.S. Embassy in Islamabad would not elaborate on the decision to VOA, but Tuesday’s announcement to cancel funding for the educational children’s show comes after allegations of […]

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