As it became known from the statement CNN, this famous American company refuses further cooperation with the news agency Associated Press. From now on, all reports CNN will rely on exclusive materials.
This cooperation agreement, which began back in 1980, expires at the end of June. The reason for the refusal of further cooperation was the rejection by the management CNN conditions offered to them Associated Press. To put it bluntly, CNN expects to save a substantial amount of money. This was reported The Guardian.
The process of phasing out third-party content in CNN started back in 2007. In the future, the emergence of special services is also planned, which should greatly simplify the work of employees in everything related to the flow of information.
For some time, information received "from outside" will still be used. But from the main competitor Associated Press — agencies Reuters.