for forthcoming uk programmes of jewish or israeli interest

yesterday afternoon (wednesday 14th), 2.07-2.14pm, on bbc world service radio (freeview channel 710 or 107)
newshour (presented by rebecca kesby) leads with …

New security measures in Israel:
Following a wave of knife and gun attacks, the Israeli government allows police to seal off Palestinian areas”

including contributions from …
jasmine, a jerusalem israeli
mariam barghouti, a student in ramallah, specially interviewed by the bbc about what her jerusalem friends have told her:

If you so much as sneeze and a settler feels frightened, they can now shoot them, and soldiers will abide by that.

• bbc journalist jonny dymond
rateb rabi, start-up entrepreneur, of east jerusalem:

“While I was standing there, I’m afraid that someone might shoot me, and place a knife next to me, and say ‘Look, he’s a terrorist, or he is whatever’.”

(if you missed it, available from 0:01:10 to 0:08:40 at or at


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