for forthcoming uk programmes of jewish or israeli interest

this morning (friday 28th), 8.39-8.44am, on bbc radio 4
today includes …

“If you are Muslim you will know it as “al-Haram al-Sharif”. If you are Jewish you’ll call it “Temple Mount“. Home to the al-Aqsa Mosque and the Dome of the Rock, this holy site in the Old City of Jerusalem is the focus of rising tensions between the two communities, tensions some see as indicative of a kind of third intifada.
From Jerusalem, Our Middle East Correspondent, Kevin Connolly reports.”

including interviews with …
• bbc journalist kevin conolly from jerusalem
amir cheshin, former adviser on arab affairs to the mayor of jerusalem, and co-author of Separate and Unequal: The Inside Story of Israeli Rule in East Jerusalem (1999)
(if you missed it, available from 2:39:20 to 2:44:50 at

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