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Today: Mateusz Morawiecki

this morning (thursday 23rd), 6.13-6.16am, 7.04-7.06am, 7.36-7.40am, and 8.06-8.07am, on bbc radio 4 (partly repeated 9.41pm on newshour on bbc world service radio)

today (presented by justin webb and mishal husain) includes…

World leaders are gathering in Jerusalem to mark the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz death camp in Poland, where more than a million people, mostly Jews, were murdered by the Nazis. The Russian and French presidents are attending, as well as the Prince of Wales, making his first visit to the Holy Land. But the ceremony has been overshadowed by the decision of Poland’s president not to attend.”

including contributions from …

• bbc reporter tom bateman

• bbc reporter jonny dymond

• polish prime minister mateusz morawiecki

(see also https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-50743973)

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Today/Nd: Netanyahu confirmed

this morning (friday 27th), 6.33-6.36am and 7.03-7.04am (repeated 8.05am) on bbc radio 4, and 7.20-7.24am on bbc world service radio

today (presented by justin webb and nick robinson) and newsday (presented by karnagie sharp) include …

“Israel’s prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu has declared a huge victory after winning a leadership contest in the ruling Likud party.. Mr Netanyahu, who faces a corruption indictment easily defeating his rival, Gideon Sa’ar. The win gives him a boost in the country’s third general election in twelve months, but could prolong the political uncertainty.”

including reports from …

• bbc reporter barbara plett-usher

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Today/ND/Nh: Likud election

this morning (thursday 26th), 7.01-7.03am (repeated 8.01am) on bbc radio 4, and 8.01-8.05am and 2.06-2.10pm on bbc world service radio

today (presented by justin webb and nick robinson), newsday (presented by karnagie sharp and alex ritson), and newshour (presented by james menendez) include …

“Israel’s prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu faces his biggest political threat in a decade today when his Likud party votes to decide who will lead it into the next general election.”

including interviews with …

• bbc reporter barbara plett-usher

• journalist noga tarnopolsky

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Today: US okays settlements

this morning (tuesday 19th), 6.07-6.08am, 7.02-7.03am, 8.02-8.03am, and 8.31-8.34am, on bbc radio 4 

today (presented by justin webb and nick robinson) includes …

Palestinians have expressed anger after the Trump administration said it no longer considers Israeli settlements built in the occupied West Bank to be illegal, The move, announced by the Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, reverses a 40-year-old US policy, and puts Washington at odds with virtually all other countries, as well as Security Council resolutions.”

including contributions from …

saeb erekat

• bbc reporter barbara plett-usher

• bbc reporter jon sopel

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Today: Abu al-Ata killed

this morning (tuesday 12th), 8.06-8.07am and 8.26-8.28am, on bbc radio 4 

today (presented by justin webb) includes …

Israel has carried out an airstrike in the Gaza Strip which has killed Baha Abu al-Ata, who was a senior commander of the militant group Islamic Jihad.”

(see also https://www.timesofisrael.com/israel-kills-powerful-islamic-jihad-commander-al-ata-in-targeted-strike/)

including reports from …

• bbc reporter tom bateman

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Today: Abbott on anti-semitism

this morning (wednesday 6th), 7.37-7.38am, on bbc radio 4 

today (presented by justin webb and nick robinson) includes …

“Does it reflect an arrogance of the Labour Party that in the way that he [Jacob Rees-Mogg] didn’t listen to the victims [of Grenfell], you don’t listen to the victims of anti-semitism?” 

including interview with …

diane abbott mp

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Today: Zarah Sultana

this morning (tuesday 5th), 7.57-7.58m and 8.20-8.22am, on bbc radio 4 

today (presented by justin webb and mishal husain) includes …

“You’ve got Zarah Sultana, a candidate there who has online said ‘Try to stop me – she’s talking about celebrating deaths – when the likes of Blair Netanyahu and Bush die’.”

“The Labour Party has a huge problem with anti-semitism.”

(see also https://www.thejc.com/news/uk-news/exclusive-labour-parliamentary-candidate-said-she-would-celebrate-deaths-of-blair-netanyahu-1.491027)

including interviews with …

keir starmer mp

michael gove mp

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