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Newshour: Iranian footballers

last friday evening (11th august), 9.55-9.58pm, on bbc world service radio
newshour (presented by alex forsythy) concludes with …

“There’s been strong support on Iranian social media for two footballers dropped from the national team for playing an Israeli side.”

including contribution from …
• football correspondent james montague

Newshour: two-state solution

yesterday evening (wednesday 15th), 9.07-9.16pm, and 9.36-9.44pm, on bbc world service radio
newshour (presented by paul henley) leads with …

Trump Welcomes Netanyahu to Washington: President Trump says Israel and the Palestinians will have to make compromises, and that Israel should hold back “a little bit” on building settlements

including interviews with …
• bbc reporter jonny dymond
• bbc reporter gary odonoghue
• palestinian journalist daoud kuttab
• analyst gershon baskin (more…)

Newshour: Israel and Iran

this evening (tuesday 31st), 9.31-9.35pm, on bbc world service radio
newshour (presented by james coomarasamy) includes …

“One country that’s particularly supcicious of Iran’s intentions is Israel. So what does Israel think happened?”

including interview with …
• israeli un ambassador danny danon (more…)

Newshour: Larry Cohler-Esses

yesterday evening (wednesday 12th), 9.31-9.38pm, on bbc world service radio (freeview channel 710 or 107)
newshour (presented by tim franks) includes …

“A Jewish reporter in Iran

… interview with:
jewish forward reporter larry cohler-esses

(0:32:57) “… almost with the same measure of surprise that I was talking to Larry about the fact that he’d wafted into Israel with an Iranian stamp in his passport.”

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Iran: Jeremy Bowen

yesterday afternoon (tuesday 14th), 5.15-5.19pm, on bbc radio 4
PM includes presenter carolyn quinn talking to bbc middle east editor jeremy bowen about the iran nuclear agreement (more…)

HARDtalk: Philip Gordon

this evening (tuesday 6th), 9.30-9.55pm, on bbc news tv (freeview channel 80 or 130)
hardtalk: Philip Gordon – White House coordinator for Middle East policy, 2013 – 2015 (interviewed by steven sackur) (more…)

Newshour: Israel’s fears

this afternoon (saturday 27th), 1.43-1.49pm, on bbc world service radio (freeview channel 710 or 107)
newshour (presented by julian marshall) includes …

“There are deep fears in many countries in the Middle East that … Iran is bent on acquiring a nuclear weapon.
Nowhere does the fear run deeper than in Israel, which worries it may be a target for a future Iranian nuclear bomb.
As the deadline for an agreement approaches, our Middle East correspondent Kevin Connolly has been measuring the mood in Jerusalem.”

including contributions from …
• former likud mnister dan meridor
tamara cofman wittes of the brookings institution (more…)

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