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FOOC: Israelis want normal lives

this morning (saturday 13th), 11.37-11.43am, on bbc radio 4 

from our own correspondent (presented by kate adie) leads with …

Netanyahu’s Likely Victory: An election campaign in Israel but little mention of the peace process. Yolande Knell says voters there just want to live normal lives.”

“Just days before Israel went to the polls, I stood with the Wolfs, a British-Israeli family in a quiet village north of Tel Aviv, surrounded by the rubble of their home. It had been destroyed by a powerful rocket fired from Gaza two weeks earlier.”

including report from …

• bbc reporter yolande knell


POTW: stolen gravestones

this morning (saturday 12th), 11.52-11.58am, on bbc radio 4
pick of the week (presented by kate adie) concludes with …

A disturbing secret about Prague’s cobblestoned streets.”

including contributions from …
• bbc reporter rob cameron
leo pavlat, director, prague jewish museum

FOOC: Self-determination Law

yesterday morning (saturday 22nd), 11.37-11.42am, on bbc radio 4 (partly repeated from newsnight last wednesday on bbc2 tv)
from our own correspondent (presented by kate adie) includes …

“In July, Israel’s parliament, the Knesset, narrowly voted in favour of a new Nation State law. It promotes Israel’s Jewish character, and has been celebrated by religious nationalists among other supporters, and not just within Israel itself, but in the USA and Europe. It’s also sparked condemnation at home, and internationally. Among its harshest critics have been the country’s nearly 2 million Arab Israeli citizens, who say it underlines their second-class status.”

including contributions from …
• bbc reporter tom bateman
• lawyer ilan vaaknin, mayoral candidate, afula
ghayadad zoabi, landowner, afula

FOOC: Berlin memories

this morning (wednesday 24th), 11.09-11.14am, on bbc radio 4
from our own correspondent (presented by kate adie) includes …

Jo Glanville is in Berlin as some of those driven from the city by the Nazi regime, including Ludwig Katzenellenbogen, 91, return to their old homes to teach young Berliners about this dark chapter in the city’s history.”


FOOC: Polish holocaust law

yesterday morning (saturday 10th), 11.45-11.51am, on bbc radio 4
from our own correspondent (presented by kate adie) includes …

“An assault on freedom of speech or an attempt to protect a nation’s dignity? Adam Easton explores the controversy around a new law in Poland which proposes prison sentences for anyone blaming the country for Nazi crimes against Jews.”

FOOC: Brodsky Synagogue

yesterday morning (thursday 2nd), 11.14-11.20am, on bbc radio 4
from our own correspondent (presented by kate adie) includes …

Caroline Eden explores the Brodsky synagogue in Odessa and sifts through its archive which tells of controversies old and new


FOOC: Gaza power struggle

yesterday morning (saturday 22nd), 11.31-11.37am, on bbc radio 4
from our own correspondent (presented by kate adie) includes …

The Heat Is On: Gaza’s power struggle: the city where mains electricity is available for two hours a day.
The UN has said that conditions in Gaza are becoming increasingly “unlivable”. Education and healthcare are declining and energy is becoming increasingly scarce.
Yolande Knell visits some old acquaintances to find out how Gazans are managing.”


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