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Posts tagged ‘Oslo Accords’

Witness: Monica Juul

yesterday morning (wednesday 25th), 8.50-9.00am, on bbc world service radio (repeated from 2012)
monica juul: the oslo peace talks (presented by louise hidalgo) (in the witness series)

Top secret negotiations in Norway during 1993 eventually led to an Israeli-Palestinian agreement which became known as the Oslo Accord. Norwegian diplomat Mona Juul was one of the people who helped keep the talks on track.”


BH: Oslo

this morning (sunday 3rd), 9.23-9,30am, on bbc radio 4
broadcasting house (presented by paddy oconnell) includes …

“Award-winning play Oslo tells the story of how a rather unlikely Norwegian couple, Terje Larsen and Mona Juul, shepherded the deal into existence.”

including interview by luke jones with …
• playwright j t rogers (more…)

Newshour: UNESCO v Hebron

this evening (sunday 2nd), 9.20-9.24pm, on bbc world service radio
newshour (presented by james coomarasamy) includes …

“A UNESCO committee is beginning to consider a Palestinian request to classify the Old City of Hebron in the occupied West Bank as an Endangered World Heritage Site.”

including interview with …
• tour guide eliyahu maclean (more…)

Back-channel diplomacy

tomorrow afternoon (friday 10th), 1.45-2.00pm, on bbc radio 4
small nation, big diplomacy (5th of 10 episodes in the friends & foes – a narrative history of diplomacy series)

“Professor David Rothkopf discusses the pivotal role of a small nation in negotiating a landmark Middle East peace agreement – the Oslo accords.


Newshour: Palestine at the UN

yesterday evening (wednesday 30th), 9.19-9.23pm, on bbc world service radio (freeview channel 710 or 107)
newshour (presented by owen bennet jones) includes …

Nick Bryant reports on the raising of the Palestinian flag at the United Nations”


The Gatekeepers

tomorrow evening (saturday 11th), 9.45-11.20pm, on bbc 2
the gatekeepers produced by dror moreh (in the storyville series)

For the first time ever, six former heads of Israel’s domestic secret service agency, the Shin Bet, share their insights and reflect publicly on their actions and decisions.


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