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Newshour: Rafi Eitan dies

this afternoon (sunday 24th), 1.20-1.29pm, on bbc world service radio 

newshour (presented by james menendez) includes …

“You may not know the name Rafi Eitan, but you’ll almost certainly remember his most famous achievement, the daring operation he led in 1960 to snatch the fugitive Nazi Adolf Eichmann from Argentina and smuggle him back to Israel for trial and then hanging. Eitan, who’s died in Tel Aviv at the age of 92, became one of Israel’s most renowned agents.”

including contributions from …

• former bbc reporter gavin esler

• israeli filmmaker duki dror director of ‘inside the mossad


Jonathan Pollard released

yesterday afternoon (friday 20th), 9.36-9.45pm, on bbc world service radio (freeview channel 710 or 107)
newshour (presented by owen bennett jones) includes …

The release of Jonathan Pollard:
Jonathan Pollard, an American convicted of spying for Israel, has been released from a US prison after serving 30 years of a life sentence.
• Professor Alan Dershowitz of Harvard University has represented Pollard and • Joseph DiGenova prosecuted him in the original case.
They have very different assessments of his release.”

(see also (more…)

Newshour: Pollard release

this evening (tuesday 28th), 9.41-9.48pm, on bbc world service radio (freeview channel 710 or 107)
newshour (presented by rebecca kesby) includes …

Jonathan Pollard to be paroled in November”

including contributions from …
• bbc reporter gary odonoghue
• lawyer eliot lauer (more…)

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