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Newshour: David Grossman

this afternoon (thursday 15th), 2.51-2.57pm, on bbc world service radio
newshour (presented by razia iqbal) concludes with…

“Man Booker International Prize winners, writer • David Grossman and • translator Jessica Cohen, for A horse walks into a bar


Newshour: IDF murder investigation

yesterday (friday 25th), 2.46-2.50pm, and 9.36-9.45pm, on bbc world service radio
newshour (presented by julian marshall and andrew peach)

Israel has detained and charged a soldier seen in a widely-distributed video shooting an injured Palestinian lying on the ground.”

including interviews with …
• idf spokesman lt col peter lerner

“The incident was actually reported by the commanders in the field to the military police who began their preliminary investigation, and later on in the day the video that we’ve seen has surfaced and emerged, showing exactly what the commanders already knew. I would say in definitive terms this is an extraordinary incident … we see them as a grave breach of the idf values …”
“… The prosecutor is actually accusing the soldier of murder. …this is a grave breach and therefore it is being treated as such …”

• b’tselem volunteer imad abu shamsia
• united nations special envoy nicolai mladinov (more…)

Newshour: hunger strike

yesterday evening (wednesday 19th), 9.46-9.52pm, on bbc world service radio (freeview channel 710 or 107)
newshour (presented by tim franks) includes …

“A Palestinian prisoner on hunger strike is reported to have ended his hunger strike after Israeli’s supreme court suspended his detention order.”

… interview with:
* sarit michaeli of b’tselem (more…)

Newshour: War crimes? 13/10/2014

this afternoon (monday 13th), 1.22-1.27pm, and 2.43-2.47pm, on bbc world service radio (freeview channel 710 or 107)
newshour (presented by razia iqbal) asks …

gaza: did israel commit war crimes?

and includes interviews with …
• bbc reporter kevin connolly
• deputy military attorney-general eli baron
sarit michaeli of b’tselem
mustafa barghouti (more…)

The body count in Gaza

this afternoon (friday 22nd) on bbc radio 4 (repeated on sunday evening, 8.00-8.30pm)
more or less (presented by tim harford, assisted by ruth alexander) examines …

“The body count in Gaza”


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