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Newshour: deal suspended

today (tuesday 3rd), 2.07-2.16pm, and 9.36-9.41pm, on bbc world service radio
newshour (presented by james menendez and tim franks) leads with …

“The Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, is cancelling a residency agreement for thousands of African migrants one day after agreeing to it. The deal had angered right-wingers who said it would encourage further illegal immigration.”

including contributions from …
• bbc reporter yolande knell
sharren haskel, likud mk
william spindler of unhcr
adam ognall, chief executive, new israel fund uk

Newshour: NGOs

yesterday evening (monday 7th), 9.51-9.57pm, on bbc world service radio
newshour (presented by tim franks) includes …

“It’s long been the proud boast of Israel, in the words of a whole series of Israeli ministers from the left and the right, that the country is the only democracy in the Middle East. But there are increasingly loud complaints from some inside Israel that those credentials are at risk of being undermined. The latest point of concern is over the Government Transparency Law, a piece of legislation working its way through Parliament …”

including interviews with …
• new israel fund president talia sasson (more…)

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