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5F: Jerusalem cemetery

this afternoon (friday 13th), 12.45–12.50pm (repeated 3.45am), on bbc world service radio

fifth floor (presented by david amano) includes …

Jerusalem’s main cemetery is bursting at the seams. One solution is a new underground burial complex, with some graves stacked one on top of the other in the walls. BBC Arabic’s Michael Shuval went to the grand opening to find out more”

including report from …

• bbc reporter michael shuval

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5F: my home town Ramallah

this afternoon (friday 1st), 12.47-12.50pm (repeated 4.47pm and 3.47am), on bbc world service radio
my home town: ramallah (part of the fifth floor programme, presented by david amano)

Tala Halawa of BBC Monitoring takes us on a tour of her hometown, the Palestinian city of Ramallah.”

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5f: Lev Tahor

this afternoon (friday 8th), 12.44-12.51pm (repeated 6.44pm and 3.44am), on bbc world service radio
fifth floor (presented by david amano) includes …

Lev Tahor is an Orthodox Jewish sect based in Guatemala. They are a controversial group, with members accused of kidnapping their own relatives.”

including interview with …
• bbc mundo reporter ana gabriela rojas
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5f: Radio messages for prisoners

yesterday afternoon (friday 7th), 12.13-12.29pm (repeated 6.13pm), on bbc world service radio
the fifth floor (presented by david amano) includes …

“Around 6,000 Palestinians are currently detained in Israeli jails, and one of the ways they get news from home is through Palestinian radio.”

including contributions from …
• bbc reporter tala halawa, of bbc monitoring, based in ramallah
• radio presenter jeannine zahal
• former prisoner rula abu duhou
• former prisoner esmat mansour
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5f: Red Sea Mossad

this afternoon (friday 8th), 12.21-12.29pm (repeated 6.21pm), on bbc world service radio
the fifth floor (presented by david amano) includes …

Sand, sea and spies: In the 1980s, the Red Sea resort of Arous in Sudan was a popular holiday destination. It was also home to a clandestine operation run by Israel’s secret services to rescue Ethiopian Jews from refugee camps in Sudan.“

including interview with …
• bbc reporter raffi berg (more…)

Ugandan Jews

last friday afternoon (10th november), 12.44-12.50pm (repeated 6.44pm), on bbc world service radio
the fifth floor (presented by david amano) includes …

“The Abayudaya are Ugandan Jews, but like most Ugandans, the BBC’s Patience Atuhaire grew up knowing nothing about this community. It’s now growing after suffering persecution under Idi Amin in the 70s.
Patience broke bread with them at one of their festivals.”

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5f: Nida Ibrahim

this afternoon (friday 7th), 12.21-12.29pm (repeated 6.21pm), on bbc world service radio
the fifth floor (presented by david amano) includes …

Nida Ibrahim, who reports for BBC Arabic from Ramallah, talked to young Palestinians for a documentary series last month (http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p053t5j5) about the lives of young people around the world.
The Palestinian Territories has the youngest population in the Middle East, but politics and administration are dominated by older generations. Nida says young people are finding different ways of expressing themselves.”

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