Disney to cut about 200 jobs at its TV networks

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By Lisa Richwine

Oct 12 (Reuters) - Walt Disney Co plans to cut about 200 jobs at unit ABC and other cable networks, according to a source familiar with the matter.

The largest number of layoffs will be in operational areas, but there would be no job cuts at ESPN, the source told Reuters.

Disney had around 195,000 employees, according to its latest annual filing.

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