You can also obtain Al Jazeera and Middle East Institute podcasts on iTunes.
English-language translations of Middle East media are also available at www.memri.org and The World News Connection/Open Source Center. Be aware that any translated work you use could be (1) unrepresentative and (2) poorly translated.
The Media Monitoring System (MMS) is a powerful translation and archival program of multinational media from across the globe created by Raytheon BBN Technologies and hosted at Texas A&M University, the only institution of higher education with this system. It gives the user access to non-English media sources of world events via the systems’ comprehensive search function capabilities spanning multiple languages. TAMU affiliates may request access from the project:
There are 2 "channels" offered through this project: