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Newshour: Daniel Cordier

this afternoon (sunday 8th), 1.25-1.27pm (repeated 9.25pm), on bbc world service radio
newshour (presented by james coomarasamy) includes interview with …
• french resistance hero daniel cordier

“But then, as I was walking to this little bistro where I was to meet my courier, I saw coming up the Champs-Elysee towards me a man of about 60 and a boy of about 3 or 14. and over their chest they had a board, and on the board was written the word ‘Juif.”

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Newshour: Mireille Knoll

this evening (thursday 29th), 9.20-9.25pm on bbc world service radio, and 10.18-10.23pm on bbc radio 4
newshour (presented by julian marshall) and the world tonight (presented by james coomarasamy) include …

“France has been paying tribute to Mireille Knoll, an 85-year-old Jewish woman murdered in her home in what appears ot be an anti-semitic attack.”

including contributions from …
• bbc reporter lucy williamson
• son daniel knoll
• jewish historian of the far right jean-yves camus

Fear and faith in Paris

this evening (tuesday 26th), 10.45-11.15pm, on bbc 1
never again: fear and faith in paris (produced by matt drury) (more…)


last monday afternoon (11th january), 4.30-5.00pm, on bbc radio 4
france (in the beyond belief series) (presented by ernie rea)

Ernie Rea discusses religion in secular France with • Kay Chadwick, Reader in French Historical Studies at Liverpool University; • Mona Siddiqui, professor of Islamic and Inter-religious Studies at the University of Edinburgh; and • Natasha Lehrer, writer and literary editor of the Jewish Quarterly.”


Zvika Klein video

yesterday evening (thursrday 19th), 7.47-7.52pm, on channel 4 tv
channel 4 news ends with …

“The 90-second video produced by the Israeli journalist Zvika Klein shows him being abused and spat at. But was it a fair representation of the experiences of Jews in France?


Sunday: French aliyah

yesterday morning (sunday 18th), 7.15-7.22am, on bbc radio 4
sunday includes …

“Last week’s attacks in Paris have stoked fears amongst the Jewish community and the number of inquiries of people making “Aliyah” (returning to Israel) has risen from hundreds to 2,000 since the attacks.
John Laurenson reports from Paris.”

includes interviews with …
roger cukierman, president of crif (more…)

Today: safety of Jews in London

this morning (saturday 17th), 7.27-7.30am, on bbc radio 4
today (presented by sarah montague and mishal husain) includes …

Heightened Concern” for Jewish community safety following Parisian attack:


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