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Posts tagged ‘Paul Henley’

Nh: Pius XII

yesterday evening (monday 2nd), 9.51-9.58pm, on bbc world service radio 

newshour (presented by paul henley) concludes with …

“The Catholic church, and the Vatican in particular, have long stood accused of failing to condemn the Holocaust at the time it was happening. Pope Francis today announced the Vatican’s World War II archives will be opened eight years ahead of schedule.”

including interview with …

• historian david kertzer 


Nh/Twt: Exit polls

yesterday evening (monday 2nd), 9.44-9.49pm on bbc world service radio, and 10.04-10.05pm on bbc radio 4

newshour (presented by paul henley) and the world tonight (presented by razia iqbal) includes …

Exit polls from Israel’s three main broadcasters suggest Benjamin Netanyahu’s Likud is the largest party, with up to 37 seats.“

including reports from …

• bbc reporter tom bateman 


Nh: Arab-Israeli voters

this afternoon (sunday 1st), 1.51-1.59pm (repeated 9.46pm), on bbc world service radio 

newshour (presented by paul henley) includes …

“Going into this election, the Arab-Israeli parties are claiming to be making significant ground.”

including contributions from …

• bbc reporter tom bateman 

elias elias, mayor of jish

• singer ayub farah, haifa

• journalist anshel pfeffer 


6ocn/Twt: Netanyahu indicted

yesterday evening (thursday 21st), 6.14-6.15pm, 10.04-10.05pm, and 10.15-10.21pm, on bbc radio 4

six o’clock news and the world tonight (presented by paul henley) include …

“Israel’s prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu has been indicted on criminal charges including fraud bribery and breach of trust. Mr Netanyahu has been under investigation in three corruption cases, but has always denied any wrongdoing.”

including contributions from …

• bbc reporter barbara plett-usher

• analyst neri zilber 


Nh: Gaza escalation

this evening (tuesday 12th), 9.06-9.15pm, on bbc world service radio

newshour (presented by paul henley) leads with …

Israel-Gaza violence escalates: Rocket fire is exchanged after Israel’s killing of a senior Islamic Jihad commander. Violence escalated after Israel killed militant commander Baha Abu al-Ata. Four more Palestinians were also killed.”

including contributions from …

• bbc reporter barbara plett-usher

• “gaza resident” najla


Nh: Israeli airstrikes

this afternoon (monday 26th), 2.09-2.18pm, on bbc world service radio 

newshour (presented by paul henley) includes …

Israel is being blamed for recent attacks against Iranian allied forces in three countries, and the result is threats of retaliation, and a growing fear of bigger regional conflict. Over the weekend, militias in Lebanon Syria and Iraq were targeted, Israel has said it was behind only one of the attacks, when its warplanes struck what military officials say was an Iranian base in Syria preparing a strike on Israel.”

including interviews with …

• journalist liz sly, beirut bureau chief, washington post 

• idf spokesman lt col jonathan conricus


Nh/Twt: Omar & Tlaib banned

this evening (thursday 15th), 9.06-9.15pm on bbc world service radio, and 10.03-10.04pm and 10.07-10.16pm on bbc radio 4 

newshour (presented by julian marshall) and the world tonight (presented by paul henley) both lead with …

Israel will deny entry to two US Congresswomen, Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib, who are prominent critics of the Israeli government.”

“They were apparently happy with plans for the visit until President Trump told them they shouldn’t be.”

including contributions from …

hanan ashrawi 

yaakov katz, editor, jerusalem post

• bbc reporter tom bateman 

journalist barak ravid

• republican congressman mo brooks 


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