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Today: Tomorrow’s election

this morning (monday 16th), 8.48-8.53am, on bbc radio 4 

today (presented by martha kearney) includes …

Tomorrow, Israelis go to the polls to elect a new parliament and with it a new prime minister. It’s the second election this year.”

including report from …

• bbc reporter jeremy bowen

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Nh/MN: Building approval

last night, 9.55-9.59 pm on bbc world service radio, and 12.22-12.24am on bbc radio 4

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

Israel has given rare approval for 700 Palestinian homes in the occupied West Bank. It also said that 6000 homes could be built for Jewish settlers.”

including reports from …

• journalist raphael arhen, times of israel

• bbc reporter tom bateman

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B100d: Peace tunnel

yesterday evening (thursday 4th), 7.14-7.19pm, on bbc news tv

beyond 100 days (presented by christian fraser and matthew price) includes …

“Palestinians and left-wing Israelis have criticised recent actions by the US ambassador in East Jerusalem, which the Palestinians want as the capital of their hoped-for future state.“

including contributions from  …

• bbc reporter yolande knell

hagit ofran, director, settlement watch project, peace now

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Newshour: Peace tunnel

this afternoon (thursday 4th), 2.24-2.29pm (repeated 9.40pm), on bbc world service radio

newshour (presented by dan damon) includes …

“Wielding a hammer, ambassador David Friedman smashed through an underground wall to open a controversial Jewish archaeological centre in East Jerusalem.”

including contributions from …

• bbc reporter yolande knell

jawad sayam of silwan, former director of the wadi hilweh information centre

hagit ofran, director, settlement watch project, peace now

jason greenblatt, us special envoy to the middle east

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Newsnight: settler attacks

BBC bias: BBC reluctance to interview moderate Israelis: BBC presenter Tom Bateman, having interviewed three innocent Palestinian victims, interviews (only) two settlers who are not victims and who are so extreme that the Israeli government has demolished their settlement.

BBC bias: BBC presenter Tom Bateman shows a video of Jewish children slashing and smashing an empty car, but no videos (or mention) of crowds of Palestinian children in the extremely common act of attempting to smash the windscreens of moving cars with the intention of kiling the Jews inside.

yesterday evening (wednesday 3rd), 10.45-10.56pm, on bbc 2 tv

newsnight (presented by katie razzall) includes …

“Beyond the rhetoric, there has been a growing sense of tension between Israeli settlers and West Bank Palestinians. UN figures suggest growing cases of violence by settlers amid a recent spike in bloodshed by both sides.”

including contributions from …

• bbc reporter tom bateman

ibrahim abaya

ma’zoueh abaya

khaled abaya, deputy mayor of yasuf

rivka herzlich

moshe herzlich

shlomo fischer, jewish people policy institute, jerusalem

(if you missed it, available from 0:15:34 to 0:26:45 at https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/m0006h6z/newsnight-03072019)

FOOC: Israelis want normal lives

this morning (saturday 13th), 11.37-11.43am, on bbc radio 4 

from our own correspondent (presented by kate adie) leads with …

Netanyahu’s Likely Victory: An election campaign in Israel but little mention of the peace process. Yolande Knell says voters there just want to live normal lives.”

“Just days before Israel went to the polls, I stood with the Wolfs, a British-Israeli family in a quiet village north of Tel Aviv, surrounded by the rubble of their home. It had been destroyed by a powerful rocket fired from Gaza two weeks earlier.”

including report from …

• bbc reporter yolande knell

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Newshour: Netanyahu & Abbas

this evening (wednesday 10th), 8.36-8.44pm (repeated 9.36pm), on bbc world service radio

newshour (presented by tim franks) includes …

What does this latest triumph for Mr Netanyahu mean for the Palestinians?”

President Abbas is into his 14th year of a four-year term – you haven’t had an election since 2005 – maybe you need to get your own house in order?”

including contributions from …

ziad khalil abu zayyad, spokesman for fatah 

• bbc reporter lyse doucet

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