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Simon Reeve on Gaza

sunday 14th october, 8.30-9.00pm, on bbc 2 tv
lebanon israel and gaza (2nd of 4 episodes of mediterranean with simon reeve) includes …

“The travel writer and broadcaster journeys around the Mediterranean discovering the extremes that lie beneath the picture postcard tourist veneer.”

Sectarianism in Syria

this afternoon (thursday 31st), 1.45-2.00pm, on bbc radio 4
sectarianism (presented by edward stourton, with • professor fawaz gerges, • professor madawi al-rasheed, and • professor anoush ehteshami) (4th of 5 episodes in the how syria changed the world series) includes …

“In early May, the Israeli military authoriites ordered the opening of bomb shelters on the Golan Heights, and on the night of May 9th/10th, Israelis launched their biggest attacks yet on Iranian positions inside Syria.”


Newshour: Lebanon & Israel

this evening (monday 14th), 9.51-9.58pm, on bbc world service radio (repeated 10.20pm on the world tonight on bbc radio 4)
newshour (presented by julian marshall) concludes with …

”There is the possibility of an even more serious conflict brewing on Israel’s northern border with Lebanon.”

including contributions from …
• bbc reporter paul moss
patricia khodr of l’orient le jour
zeinab, 24
rashid, 59
michel ragien, kataeb party (formerly christian phalange)

Newshour: Israeli airstrikes

this evening (thursday 10th), 9.07-9.17pm, on bbc world service radio
newshour (presented by julian marshall) leads with …

“Fears grow over the prospect of a new conflict in the Middle East after missiles were fired at Israeli positions in the Golan Heights, prompting return strikes.”

including contributions from …
assaf orion of institute for national security studies
michael young. carnegie middle east centre in beirut

B100d: Iran now?

yesterday evening (tuesday 1st), 7.31-7.38pm on bbc 4 tv, 10.12-10.23pm on bbc radio 4, and 10.57-11.04pm on bbc 2 tv
beyond 100 days (presented by katty kay and christian fraser), the world tonight (presented by ritual shah), and newsnight (presented by evan davis), lead with …

The fate of the Iran deal hangs in the balance”

including interviews with …
karim sadjadpour
sharren haskel, likud mk
norbert rottken of the german christian democratic union
• bbc reporter lyse doucet
• bbc reporter mark urban
• analyst jarrett blanc

Today: Iran’s intentions

this morning (tuesday 24th), 8.19-8.26am, on bbc radio 4
today (presented by john humphrys) includes …

”What Iran would regard as business as usual is supporting what we would call terrorism, and Iran’s determination to wipe Israel off the map?”

including contributions from …
• iranian professor mohammad marandi
• bbc reporter jeremy bowen


Newshour: Israel and Saudi Arabia

yesterday evening (saturday 11th), 9.14-9.19pm, on bbc world service radio
newshour (presented by rebeccca kesby) includes …

“So what could the implications of the apparent resignation of the Lebanese prime minister be for the region? And what role might Israel play?

including interview with …
amos harel of haaretz (more…)

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