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Newshour/PM: USA defunds UNRWA

this afternoon (saturday 1st), 1.36-1.49pm and 9.14-9.19pm, on bbc world service radio, and 5.02-5.03pm and 5.09-5.14pm, on bbc radio 4
newshour (presented by tim franks and lyse doucet) and pm (presented by luke jones) include …

Palestinian leaders have condemned the US decision to stop funding UNRWA, the UN agency that helps Palestinian refugees.”

including contributions from …
• bbc reporter yolande knell
chris gunness of unrwa
• dr jonathan schanzer of the foundation for defence of democracies
• colonel grisha yakubovich, former head of cogat



Business behind the blockade

tuesday 19th may, 1.05-2.00am, on bbc world service radio (freeview channel 710 or 107)
live from gaza: business behind the blockade (presented by roger hearing) (in the business matters series)

“How does the economy work in what some have described as the world’s biggest prison?
Presenter Roger Hearing is live from the seafront in the Gaza Strip at the start of a week of coverage from Israel and the Palestinian territories.
He hears from the man who arguably makes Gaza’s best ice-cream, the factory owner rebuilding from bombed out rubble and the singer of a band that can’t tour because they can’t leave.”

including interviews with …
nasser elhelo who has a business making steel doors and is also on the board of the gaza chamber of commerce
muhammed al alamy, who runs the future tech IT company in gaza city, and is on the board of the pal trade association
ashraf abushaban, owner of the famous kazem ice cream parlour in gaza city
• bbc reporter marie keyworth
• colonel grisha yakubovich, head of the civil department of COGAT
• hamas deputy foreign minister ghazi hamad
hattem hassouna, factory owner
mohammed zohud, of fusion band typo (more…)

Business Daily: West Bank

this morning (wednesday 20th), 8.33-8.50am (repeated this evening, 5.05-5.23pm), on bbc world service radio (freeview channel 710 or 107)
business daily is devoted to (2nd of 4 daily reports about the economies of gaza the west bank and israel) …

The headaches of doing business in the occupied West Bank”

including interviews with …
• palestinian-american businessman sam bahour
alber jiacoman, director of an envelopes exporting business in bethlehem
mohammad mustafa, palestinian economy minister (and former deputy prime minister)
• colonel grisha yakubovich, head of the civil department of COGAT (more…)

Newshour: Gaza 25/2/2015

this afternoon (wednesday 25th), 2.35-2.53pm, on bbc world service radio (freeview channel 710 or 107) (repeated at 9.35pm, but without the israeli contribution)
newshour (presented by razia iqbal) includes …

“I ask, when I visit Gaza, how do people survive? How do they possibly hang on to any hope?”

including interviews with …
• bbc reporter lyse doucet in shejaiya
roger hearn. regional director of save the children
• colonel grisha yakubovich of COGAT (more…)

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