Cable news network Al Jazeera America is reportedly planning to terminate its operations in the United States effective April 2016. This marks the end of a long decline of viewers and readers for the network.
The announcement was reportedly made by executives during a 2 p.m. EST meeting on Wednesday, according to multiple media reports
The network will expand digital presence in the US. The network has had viewership problems the network’s launch, with only 20,000 to 40,000 people watching during prime time, according to CNN Money.