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Posts tagged ‘Newshour’

Nh: Auschwitz 75

this afternoon (thursday 23rd), 2.36-2.49pm, on bbc world service radio 

newshour (presented by james menendez) includes …

Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial.”

including contributions from …

• bbc reporter orla guerin 

• belsen survivor rena quint, author and subject of a daughter of many mothers

• bbc reporter tom bateman 

• historian jan grabowski


Nh: Soleimani killed

last friday afternoon (3rd january), 2.51-2.52pm, on bbc world service radio

newshour (presented by julian marshall) includes …

“Israel’s prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu has cut short a visit to Greece, and praised President Trump for the killing.”

including contribution from …

benjamin netanyahu 


Nh/MN: Netanyahu immunity?

this evening (wednesday 1st), 9.06-9.11pm on bbc world service radio, and 12.11-12.13am on bbc radio 4

newshour (presented by james reynolds) and midnight news include …

“The Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says he will seek parliamentary immunity from prosecution in three cases in which he’s charged with bribery and fraud.“

including contributions from  …

• journalist noga tarnopolsky

• bbc reporter katharine cracknell


Nh: Monsey attack

this afternoon (sunday 29th), 2.06-2.14pm and 9.36-9.45pm, on bbc world service radio

newshour (presented by james menendez) leads with …

Five people have been injured in a knife attack during Hanukkah celebrations at the New York state home of an Orthodox rabbi. The attack in Monsey follows several anti-Semitic hate crimes in the New York area in recent days.”

US police have arrested a suspect after a knife attack on Jews celebrating Hannukah in New York state.”

including contributions from …

• senator david carlucci

• journalist neil vigdor, new york times

• journalist jacob kornbluh, jewish insider website

• eye-witness joseph gluck 

• eye-witness stephen weil 


Nh: Netanyahu confirmed

this afternoon (friday 27th), 2.51-2.54pm, on bbc world service radio

newshour (presented by james menendez) includes …

“It’s been an emphatic victory for Benjamin Netanyahu.”

including report from …

• bbc reporter barbara plett-usher 


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


Nh: BBC on Banksy

this afternoon (sunday 22nd), 2.40–2.44pm (repeated 9.44pm), on bbc world service radio

newshour (presented by james menendez) includes …

“Perhaps less well-known is Banksy’s campaigning against Israel’s separation barrier, the high wall dividing Israel and the West Bank, and in places cutting deeper into Palestinian territory.”

including interview (by james menendez) with …

wissam salsa, manager of banksy’s “walled-off hotel” in bethlehem


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