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PM/6ocn: Auschwitz 75

this afternoon (thursday 23rd), 5.04-5.05pm, 5.15-5.22pm, 6.00-6.01pm, and 6.16-6.21pm, on bbc radio 4 (partly repeated 9.36pm on newshour on bbc world service radio)

pm (presented by carolyn quinn) and six o’clock news include…

Dozens of world leaders have been attending the ceremony in Jerusalem to mark the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz death camp in Nazi-occupied Poland. The event was held at Yad Vashem, Israel’s memorial to the milions of victims of the Holocaust, most of whom were Jewish.”

including contributions from …

• bbc reporter jonny dymond 

benjamin netanyahu

mike pence 

prince charles 

• german president frank-walter steinmeier 

• former chief rabbi yisrael meir lau, chairman of yad vashem  

• bbc reporter tom bateman 

• survivor giselle cycowicz

(see also https://www.dw.com/en/german-president-steinmeier-meets-with-holocaust-survivors-in-jerusalem/a-52113954)

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PM/6ocn: 70 Labour witnesses

this afternoon (thursday 5th), 5.34-5.36pm and 6.19-6.22pm, on bbc radio 4

pm (presented by evan davis) and six o’clock news include …

Jewish Labour Movement has now made this official complaint about anti-semitism in the Labour Party: seventy serving and former Labour officials giving sworn statements to an investigation by the Equality and Human Rights Commission into the party’s handling of anti-semitism allegations.”

including contributions from …

• bbc reporter chris mason 

sam matthews 

• bbc reporter ian watson 

• solicitor susannah kintish 

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W@1/PM/6ocn: No Corbyn apology

this afternoon (tuesday 3rd), 1.36-1.38pm, 5.37-5.39pm, and 6.07-6.09pm, on bbc radio 4 

world at one (presented by sarah montague), pm, and six o’clock news include …

Mr Corbyn was also challenged by ITV’s This Morning presenter Phillip Schofield …’Here is your opportunity now to apologise to the Jewish community for any anti-semitism by Labour members’.”

including contributions from …

• bbc reporter norman smith 

• journalist paul waugh of huffpost 

• bbc reporter chris mason 

(see itv clip at https://youtu.be/f8BAyY-WDZQ)

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PM/6ocn: McCluskey “Unfair!”

this afternoon (thursday 28th), 5.40-5.43pm and 6.13-6.14pm, on bbc radio 4

pm (presented by evan davis) and six o’clock news include  …

“Today on The World at One one of his closest allies, Len McCluskey, the leader of the Unite union, went a step further.”

“Some senior figures in the party say that the elephant in the room at this election is Jeremy Corbyn’s leadership, and and at the doorsteps, voters are raising more concerns about him, than about Brexit.”

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PM/6ocn: Mirvis intervenes

this afternoon (tuesday 26th), 5.01-5.02pm, 5.07-5.18pm, 5.50-5.53pm, and 6.01-6.07pm, on bbc radio 4

pm (presented by evan davis) and six o’clock news lead with  …

“The Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis was unsparing. He said that anti-semitismn was a new poison in Labour, sanctioned from the top, and that the party’s claims to have tackled it were ‘mendacious fiction’. Such tough criticism from a faith leader is virtually unprecedented in an election campaign.”

including contributions from …

• bbc reporter susan hulme

miriam mirwitch, chair of young labour

has ahmed of east london young conservatives

• poll analyst patrick english 

• students tristan fancourt, sam millward, and olivia hall

• bbc reporter norman smith 

• bbc reporter alex strangways-booth 

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PM: US okays settlements

yesterday afternoon (tuesday 19th), 5.23-5.26pm, on bbc radio 4

pm (presented by evan davis) includes …

“Last night, the US made a dramatic shift in its position on Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the US will no longer view them as inconsistent with international law.”

including report from …

• bbc reporter jeremy bowen 

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6ocn/Nh: Italian neo-Nazis

this evening (thursday 7th), 5.04-5.05pm on bbc radio 4 (repeated 10.10pm on the world tonight and 12.22am on midnight news), and 9.24-9.29pm on bbc world service radio

six o’clock news and newshour (presented by tim franks) include …

“An 89-year-old Italian senator who survived the holocaust has been given police protection after receiving hundreds of threats from far-right supporters. Last month, Liliana Segre, who’s Jewish, successfully proposed setting up a parliamentary commission on hatred racism and anti-semitism.”

including contributions from …

• bbc reporter danny eberhart

• former president of the italian chamber of deputies laura boldrini

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