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Posts tagged ‘Hebron’

Newshour: Azaria sentenced

this evening (tuesday 21st), 9.07-9.14pm, and 9.43-9.46pm, on bbc world service radio (partly repeated from 5.02pm and 5.17pm on pm on bbc radio 4)
newshour (presented by tim franks) leads with …

Israeli soldier sentenced for Palestinian death:
An Israeli soldier who killed a wounded Palestinian attacker, in a high-profile case that split opinion across the country, has been jailed for 18 months, but the father of the man says the sentence is not long enough.”

including contributions from …
• bbc reporter jonny dymond
oren hazan, likud mp
nadav weisman, military prosecutor
yusri al-sharif, victim’s father
• defence lawyer eyal beserglick (more…)

PM: Hanan Al Hroub

bbc radio 4 reports as news a teaching award from march 2016 (see, and without mentioning that the teacher married a terrorist who had killed 6 civilians on their way to synagogue

last friday evening (19th july), 5.41-5.46pm, on bbc radio 4
pm (presented by eddie mair) includes …

Hanan Al Hroub has won what’s been described as the Nobel Prize for teaching. Our Middle East correspondent Yolande Knell has met the Palestinian who beat the rest of the world.
… It was a victory that gave Palestinians hope at a miserable time

see also… (more…)

Newshour: Quartet report

last friday afternoon (1st july), 9.36-9.40pm, on bbc world service radio
newshour (presented by owen bennett jones) includes …

“A long-awaited report by Middle East peace mediators says Israel should stop building settlements, and the Palestinians should stop inciting violence.”

including contribution from …
• bbc reporter yolande knell (more…)

Boston calling: Writers against Israel

tomorrow evening (saturday 7th), 6.30pm, on bbc world service radio
boston calling includes …

Renowned writers to document life in the West Bank:
Israeli-born writer Ayelet Waldman tried to put Israel out of her mind for 20 years. Now she and her husband, the novelist Michael Chabon, are bringing writers to the region to write about the West Bank occupation.”


Today: Jeremy Bowen on stabbings

this morning (wednesday 4th), 8.40-8.46am, on bbc radio 4
today (presented by sarah montague and nick robinson) includes …

“You can hear how young Dima Al-Wawi is from her voice. She’s a 12-year-old Palestinian schoolgirl, sitting with her parents in the kitchen, engrossed in Facbook. But instead of checking out her friends, she’s looking at video of her arrest, Dima has only recently been released from an Israei jail, She served 75 days of a 4-month sentence for planning to stab an Israeli in a Jewish settlement.”

including jeremy bowen interviewing
• 12-year-old dima al-wawi, released after 2 months imprisonment for a stabbing attack
shiran dadon, sister of bus bomb victim eden dadon, 15
tahrir taha, brother of ibrahim taha, 16, and maram abu ismail, 23, killed during an alleged stabbing attack
abdullah taha, uncle
yehuda shaul of breaking the silence (more…)

Newshour: Hebron prosecution

last monday evening (11th april), 9.38-9.43pm, on bbc world service radio
newshour (presented by razia iqbal) includes …

“The Palestinian authorities are asking for the United Nations to investigate the shooting by Israeli soldiers of a young Palestinian man who had apparently carried out a stabbing attack on a military patrol in the West Bank city of Hebron. “

including contributions from …
• bbc correspondent kevin connolly
• idf spokesman col peter lerner
* sarit michaeli of b’tselem
ari shavit of haaretz (more…)

Newshour: violence in Hebron

last friday evening (30th october), 9.43-9.49pm, on bbc world service radio (freeview channel 710 or 107) (repeated 9.42pm)
newshour (presented by owen bennett-jones) includes …

“Violence between Israelis and Palestinians has continued in recent days, with attacks concentrated in the Hebron area …”

including contributions from …
• bbc reporter yolande knell
• the mother of alleged terrorist saab al-atrash, 19
uri kazen, head of the hebron jewish community (more…)

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