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Posts tagged ‘Argentina’

The German Doctor

tonight (sunday 10th), 11.55pm-1.25, on bbc 2 tv (repeated from august 2017, and from march 2016 on bbc 4 tv)
the german doctor (2013) (in german and spanish, with english subtitles)

“In 1960, having adopted a new identity, Nazi war criminal Joseph Mengele found refuge in Patagonia where he befriended the family of 12-year-old Lilith. As the family struggle to re-open an inherited hotel in a community of expatriate and ethnic Germans, he offers his expertise in helping with what he considers Lilith’s stunted growth.
Meanwhile, the Israeli secret service is closing in.
Drama based on real events.


Newshour: Argentinians threatened

this evening (wednesday 6th), 9.51-9.55pm, on bbc world service radio
newshour (presented by tim franks) includes …

“Why have Argentina called off a friendly match against the Israeli national football team?

including report from …
• israeli reporter emmanuelle elbaz-phelps

Newshour: Nisman charge

yesterday evening (wednesday 27th), 9.20-9.24pm, on bbc world service radio
newshour (presented by james menendez) includes …

“Last night, an Argentine judge said that Alberto Nisman was murdered, and one of his aides has now been charged for being complicity in that killing.”

including interview with …
• argentine acacdemic celia szusterman

Argentina’s Nazi find

this afternoon (friday 23rd), 12.16-12.24pm (repeated 6.16pm), on bbc world service radio
the fifth floor (presented by david amano) includes …

Argentina’s Nazi find

including contribution from …
• reporter valeria perasso (more…)

The German Doctor

tomorrow evening (sunday 6th), 9.00-10.25pm, on bbc 4 tv
the german doctor (german and spanish, with english subtitles) (more…)

The Eichmann tapes

last sunday (7th june), 8.05-8.19pm, on bbc world service radio (freeview channel 710 or 107)
the history hour (presented by max pearson) leads with …

The Eichmann tapes: Dutch collaborator and SS lieutenant Willem Sassen had interviewed Eichmann for hours at his home in Argentina about the final solution … His daughter Saskia Sassen remembers Eichmann’s sons bursting into their house demanding to know where their father was.”

including contributions from …
• bbc reporter louise hidalgo
• daughter, professor saskia sassen
• historian uki goni (more…)

Newshour: Alberto Nisman 22/2/2015

this afternoon (sunday 22nd), 1.50-1.54pm, on bbc world service radio (freeview channel 710 or 107)
newshour (presented by james coomarasamy) includes …

“What impact is the Alberto Nisman case having on Argentine society?”

including interview with …
• sephardi chief rabbi isaac sacca
(if you missed it, available from 0:45:00 to 0:48:30 at or at

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