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Nh: Trump plan reaction

this afternoon (wednesday 29th), 2.36-2.49pm, on bbc world service radio

newshour (presented by razia iqbal) includes …

More reaction to the unveiling of President Donald Trump’s Middle East peace plan.”

including interviews with …

• historian and former politician shlomo ben ami 

• professor rashid khalidi, editor of the journal of palestine studies 

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Balfour’s historical roots

yesterday evening (tuesday 5th), 8.00-8.40pm, on bbc radio 4 (repeated 5.00pm sunday)
balfour’s promised land (presented by david reynolds)

“… In the ferment of debate generated by the centenary of the Balfour Declaration this year David Reynolds goes back to its historical roots …”

including contributions from …
• professor jonathan schneer
• historian james renton, author of the zionist masquerade
• professor arie dubnov of george washington university
• professor rashid khalidi of columbia university
gil weisskopf, curator of where balfour meets allenby, exhibition in israels national library
• historian rob johnson
• anzac trooper edward dengate
• professor eitan bar-yosef of ben gurion university
eran tearosh chairman of the society for the hetitage of world war one in israel
rachel mizrachi, national library of israel
(see also https://www.newstatesman.com/world/middle-east/2017/11/100-years-balfour-declaration-and-great-war) (more…)

Suicide bombers

tomorrow morning (tuesday 2nd), 1.45-2.00pm, on bbc radio 4
death wish: battling suicide bombers (in the terror through time series)

Fergal Keane visits Tel Aviv and Jerusalem to discover how Israeli society reacted to a wave of suicide bombers.
He’s joined by Assaf Moghadan, a researcher at the International Institute for Counter Terrorism, former Israeli Army commander Nitzan Nuriel and by Professor Rashid Khalidi of Columbia University.”

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