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6ocn/Twt/Newshour: Trump to recognise Golan

this evening (thursday 21st),  6.17-6.19pm and 10.28-10.33pm on bbc radio 4, and 9.20-9.24pm on bbc world service radio

six o’clock news, the world tonight (presented by razia iqbal), and newshour (presented by tim franks) include …

President Trump says it’s time for the United States to recognise Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights, territory which was captured from Syria during the Six-Day-War in 1967.”

including contributions from …

• bbc reporter paul adams

• analyst aaron david miller


Today: Iran & Israel

this morning (friday 11th), 7.47-7.50am, on bbc radio 4 (partly repeated 10.30am in world update on bbc world service radio)
today (presented by martha kearney in jerusalem) includes …

“In a week that saw President Trump withdraw the US from the Iran nuclear deal, many have asked whether it brings closer the prospect of an escalation between Iran and Israel in the region.”

including contributions from …
• bbc reporter tom bateman
• professor rami khouri
• lt col jonathan conricus, idf spokesman
tal pelter of the pelter winery in the golan heights

Newshour: Golan Heights

this afternoon (thursday 2nd), 2.44-2.49pm, on bbc world service radio (repeated 9.51pm, and 10.26pm on the world tonight on radio 4)
newshour (presented by james coomarasamy) includes …

“In this, the second of two special reports, our diplomatic and defence correspondent, Jonathan Marcus, reports from the Golan Heights.”

including contributions from …
• professor asher sussa of tel-aviv university
ehud yaari, of israeli channel 2 news (more…)

Newshour: Golan Heights

this afternoon (wednesday 15th), 1.20-1.25pm, on bbc world service radio
newshour (presented by paul henley) includes …

“Our reporter Andrew Hosken visited the Golan Heights, a territory seized by Israel during the Six-Day War, that now borders areas controlled by IS.”


FOOC: Golan Heights

this morning (thursday 10th), 11.48-11.53am, on bbc radio 4
from our own correspondent (presented by kate adie) includes …

“Our reporter visits the Druze community on the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights

with …
• journalist diana darke, author of the forgotten golan (more…)

Today: future Middle East borders

this morning (thursday 13th), 6.46-6.51am, on bbc radio 4
today (presented by sarah montague) includes (as part of the BBC News Syria Days) …

“Our Correspondent Kevin Connolly has been to the Druze village of Majd el Shams in the Golan Heights where a line of separation divides Syria from Israeli-occupied territory to see what the future looks like from there.”

including interviews with …

tal pelter of the pelter winery
• druze community leader tysea moray

“I see … a very big Arab country that will exist in this area”

• former head of mossad ephraim halevy from jerusalem

“… a dwindling Christian minority in Lebanon, with all that that means. We have to talk by the way about Lebanon and Syria together – I don’t think that Lebanon will either emerge in the end intact (although at the moment they still are formally a state, and performing as a state),”


Newshour: Gaza 27/8/2014

yesterday evening (wednesday 27th), 9.32-9.40pm, on bbc world service radio (freeview channel 710)
newshour (presented by tim franks) includes …

“Egypt opens Gaza crossing”

and …

“Life in the Golan Heights”

and includes interviews with …
pablo ricardo of the world food programme
david stillman from ein zivan (more…)

From Our Own Correspondent

this morning (thursday), 11.00-11.30am, on bbc radio 4:
From Our Own Correspondent,
with bethany bell in the golan heights, and yolande knell in gaza (more…)

Golan Heights

this afternoon (tuesday), 3.50-4.00pm, on bbc world service radio:
Israel and Syria: first half of From Our Own Correspondent (more…)

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